Creator(s)

Zemro A. Smith

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Contributing Institution

Maine State Archives

Document Type

Text

Identifier

15-46369-F023-I021

Description

Captain Zemro Smith and other commissioned officers request that Governor Coburn appoint Major Shepherd to lead the regiment, saying the appointment of Thomas Talbot "would be fatal in its results," citing his lack of military ability, lack of respect and confidence of officers, and physical incapacity.

Exact Creation Date

8-31-1864

Language

English

Other Location

Petersburg, Virginia

Keywords

Civil War; Correspondence; 1st Maine Heavy Artillery

1864-08-31  Zemro Smith and other commissioned officers request that Governor Coburn appoint Major Shepherd to lead the regiment, saying the appointment of Thomas Talbot



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