War Between the States

in the 2nd Division Cavalry, Middle Military Division

Signed by officer who served in the 6th West Virginia Infantry

7 1/2 x 9 1/2, in ink.

Report of Officers doing duty in the Subsistence Department, 2d Division Cavalry, Middle Military Division, for the month of September, 1864.

Lists four officers with rank, what they are responsible for, and what reports are due.

I cannot inform you whether or not any of those officers were absent during the month as I was not on duty with the Division.

I am Colonel,
Very Respectfully,
Your Obedient Servant,
G.W.E. Dorsey
Capt. & C.S. Vols.
2d Div. Cav. Middle Mil. Div.

Very fine.

George W.E. Dorsey, enlisted on December 27, 1861, as a 1st lieutenant, and was commissioned into Co. G, 6th West Virginia Infantry. He was discharged for promotion on May 18, 1864, and was commissioned captain, U.S. Volunteers Commissary Department. He mustered out of service on August 3, 1865, with rank of brevet major.

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