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

Endorsement Concerning David Zimmerman [1]

A substitute will be accepted when mustered in for this man.

Jan. 24. 1865 A. LINCOLN

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Annotation

[1]   AES, owned by R. E. Burdick, New York City. Lincoln's endorsement appears on a letter of J. H. Zimmerman, Stoystown, Pennsylvania, to Representative Alexander H. Coffroth, December 17, 1864, asking to be allowed to furnish a substitute for his brother David Zimmerman, Company G, Ninety-third Pennsylvania Volunteers. The roster of Company G lists David Zimmerman as not accounted for at muster out.