Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 8.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.

To Gilbert P. Robinson [1]

Lieut. Col. Robinson Executive Mansion
of 3rd. Maryland Battallion Washington,
Near Petersburg, Va. Oct. 25. 1864

Please inform me what is the condition of, and what is being done with, Leut. Charles Saumenig, in your command.

A. LINCOLN

Annotation

[1]   ALS, DNA WR RG 107, Presidential Telegrams, I, 212. No reply from Lieutenant Colonel Gilbert P. Robinson has been found. The roster of Company A of the Third Maryland Infantry lists First Lieutenant Charles Saumenig as discharged on December 29, 1864.