Central Illinois in the Civil War, Day by Day : A Journey through the Civil War through the eyes of individual Soldiers, and their loved ones, with additional documentation provided by the newspapers of Central Illinois.
June 3, 1865
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Peoria Historical Society Collection
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Special Orders No 18 Extract to the Head Quarters Post based in Springfield, IL from Colonel H.H.Dean, Official:J.P. Hodges Post Adj. Extract states that James. J.A.T. Dixon Chaplain of 146 Reg't Illinois Infantry was directed by Brigadier General John Cook to be transferred to Great Western Railroad o prohibit the sale of liquors along said line to U.S. Troops traversing along the Railroad. When mission accomplished Dixon was to return to Head Quarters. Transportation provided. Copy of original onto 8.5x14
David C. Bailey, Sr.
Special Orders for James J.A.T. Dixon
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