Oliver, John M. – December 27, 1864

Michigan Civil War Collection

Headquarters 4 Div 15 AC Savannah Ga Dec 27/64 Capt F. F. Whitehead AAG 15 AC Having learned that Col. J. M. Oliver 15 Mich V V Infty has been recommended for promotion by his Division commander. I take this occasion to add my testimonial to the worth & merit of that officer. For two years I have been more or less intimately associated with Col. Oliver in the service and have even found him devoted to the interests of the Union