Raymond, Francis, Jr. – April 19, 1864

Michigan Civil War Collection

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Regiment: 1st Michigan Infantry Battles Mentioned: Historical Figures: To all Whom it may Concern: Know Ye, that Francis Raymond Jr a Company of Captain Sergeant of Company( ) 24th Regiment of Michigan VOLUNTEERS who was enrolled on the 24th day of July one thousand eight hundred and sixty two to serve three years or during the war, is hereby DISCHARGED from the service of the United states, this 21st day of April, 1864, at near Culpeper [       ?       ] Va. By reason of acceptance of commission in 1st Mich Vols Infantry (No objection to this being re-enlisted is now to exist.*) Said Francis Raymond was born in Detroit in the State of Michigan, is 19 years of age. 5 feet = inches high, Light complexion, black eyes, black hair, and by occupation, when enrolled, a bookkeeper Given at 24th Mich Vols this 19th day of April 1864 William W. Wight *This sentence will be erased should there be anything Lieut Colonel in the conduct or physical condition of the soldier Commanding the Reg’t rendering him unfit for the army. [A. G. O. No. 99] E.P. 261 R. 22 (DW) Head Quarters 24th Mich Vols April 19th 1864 24th Mich Vols            Respectfully forwarded April 19th 1864approved Jno Robertson Adjt Genl                                     William W. Wight of                                                           Lieut Colonel Comdg the State of Michigan Asks that Francis Raymond                           Head Qurs. 1st Brig. 4th Div. 5th AC company Sergeant 24th Mich                                                  April 19, 1864 Vols be discharged to                                Respectfully forwarded approved enable him to accept com-                                              L. Cuthy mission as 1st Lieut and                                     Brig. General adjutant of 1st Mich Vols Infantry.                                                    Head quarters 4th Division April 20th 1864 (2 Enclosures)                            Respectfully forwarded Hd Qrs 5th Corps                         appr April 21st 1864                            [            ?            ] To be discharged                                               Brig Genl Comdg By Command of Maj Genl Hanen Jno J Locke asst adjt Genl Recd (Div) April 20th 1864 Recd (B. H. 2.) April 19, 1864 Oath of Identity of the town of county of                            in the state of On this                 day of                               in the year one thousand eight hundred and sixty                    personally appeared before me, the undersigned, a Justice of Peace for the county and                        above mentioned, who, being duly sworn according to law, declares that he is the identical                               who was a                                in the company commanded by Captain                               in the regiment commanded by that he enlisted on the                               day of for the term of                                   and was discharged at                            on the                         day of                         by reason of Sworn and subscribed to before me the day and year above written. I certify that                                       before whom the above affidavit purports to have been made, is a Justice of the Peace duly authorized to administer oaths, and that the above is his signature, In witness whereof, I have hereunto set my and my official seal, this              day of in the year at                                 in the state of Clerk of the