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

To Joseph Holt [1]

Judge Advocate General, please procure record & report on this case

Jan. 30. 1865 A. LINCOLN


[1]   AES, DNA WR RG 153, Judge Advocate General, NN 2032. Lincoln's endorsement appears on papers in the court-martial record of Captain Hooker A. DeLand, Company F, First Michigan Volunteers, cashiered and sentenced to Dry Tortugas until the end of his term of service, on charges of cowardice. Holt reported unfavorably.