Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln. Volume 8.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
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To Joseph Holt [1]

Will the Judge Advocate General please procure proper record and papers & report on the case as soon as practicable?

March 20. 1865 A. LINCOLN

Annotation

[1]   AES, DNA WR RG 153, Judge Advocate General, LL 3189. Lincoln's endorsement appears in the court-martial file of Sergeant Omar L. Rosenkrans, Twenty-eighth Independent Battery, New York Volunteers, sentenced for desertion to imprisonment at hard labor for two years. No further action by Lincoln has been found.