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United States. Army. Minnesota Infantry Regiment, 9th (1862-1865) Letter about quarterly return of deceased soldiers by Alex Wilkin, 1863 July 30.
Wyles SC 343
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Title:

Letter about quarterly return of deceased soldiers by Alex Wilkin, 1863 July 30

Creator/Contributor:

United States, Army., Minnesota Infantry Regiment, 9th (1862-1865), creator

Creator/Contributor:

Wilkin, Alexander, 1819-1864

Creator/Contributor:

United States, Department of the Treasury., Second Auditor's Office,, correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

Holograph letter written and signed by Alex Wilkin, Commanding Colonel of the 9th Minnesota Infantry, from Head Quarters 9th Minnesota Volunteers in St. Peter, [Minnesota] to Second Auditor Treasury in Washington, D. C. about transmitting a "A Return of Deceased Soldiers" of his regiment for the second quarter of the year 1863. A note on the back reads: "9 Minnesota Inf., Alexander Wilkin, Colonel. Killed in action at Tupelo, Mississippi, July 14, 1864".

Date:

1863 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-mn -- n-us-ms
Wilkin, Alexander -- 1819-1864 -- Correspondence
United States. -- Army -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Correspondence
United States. -- Army. -- Minnesota Infantry Regiment, 9th (1862-1865) -- History
Minnesota -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Saint Peter (Minn.) -- History
Tupelo (Miss.) -- History

Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.
Cite as: [Identification of item], Letter about quarterly return of deceased soldiers by Alexander Wilkin. Wyles SC 343. Department of Special Collections, UC Santa Barbara Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Type:

Letters (correspondence)
Returns (military reports)

Physical Description:

1 item (1 leaf) ; 26 x 40 cm. folded 26 x 20 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.