Edwin R. Havens' commission to Second Lieutenant, reverse of documentBack
Edwin R. Havens' commission to Second Lieutenant, reverse of document
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Subjects: Civil War, 1861-1865
Description: This image is the back of a document which records Edwin R. Havens' promotion to Second Lieutenant in the Seventh Regiment of the Michigan Cavalry, roughly six months before his promotion to First Lieutenant. The writing on the back of the commission is very faint, but it reads roughly, "Office Asst Con. … Ft. Leavenworth Kansas, June 23, 1865, I hereby certify that I have this day mustered (?) the …. named Edwin R. Havens as 2nd Lieutenant in accordance with the written Commission to … as such from the 14th of June 1865"
Date: June 23, 1865
Original Format: Document
Resource Identifier: A004090.jpg
Collection Number: 00016 Edwin Havens papers
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Contributing Institution: Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections
Contributor: Timothy Killam
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