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Hibbard, C. (fl. 1852-) Company Orders 1852, Fifth Regiment, First Brigade

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02744.238 Author/Creator: Hibbard, C. (fl. 1852-) Place Written: s.l. Type: Printed document Date: 20 May 1852 Pagination: 1 p. ; 21.8 x 26 cm.

Summary of Content: He must give legal warning to members of company who are scheduled to appear on parade at Union Hall in Rockville, May 28th, 1852.

People: Burpee, Thomas F., fl. 1861-1865

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Soldier's LetterCivil WarMilitary HistoryUnion ForcesUnion Soldier's LetterInfantryBattleConfederate States of AmericaDeathEstateGenealogyPhotographyMilitary UniformsOrderly BookReligionSoldier's Diary

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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