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

To Joseph Holt [1]

Let the Prisoner be pardoned and returned to his Regiment.

April 12. 1865 A. LINCOLN


[1]   ES, DNA WR RG 153, Judge Advocate General, NN 3617. Lincoln's endorsement is written on the court-martial record of Private George Maynard, Forty-sixth New York Volunteers, sentenced to death for desertion. See Lincoln to Grant, February 23, supra.