Alexander McClelland to Allen C. Fuller

Title

Alexander McClelland to Allen C. Fuller

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1862-07-16

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

502858

Transcription

Huntington, Indiana

July 16, 1862

Adjutant General

State of Illinois

The undersigned a Private in Company H 52nd Illinois Vol. wounded at Pittsburg Landing, sent to Cincinnati - Sent from there to my friends here on a 30 days furlough. The furlough expired and being still unfit for service, I procured certificate of my physician & sent to Post Surgeon at Cincinatti, but can get no reply. What am I to do To Whom shall I report and how. I wish to comply with regulations if I can find out what


they are. If I must report to Springfield in person please inform me & send pass, or if by surgeons certificate to whom.

Direct to me at Huntington, Indiana

Alexander his + mark McClelland

Attest: D.O. Daily


52nd Alexander his + mark McClelland

Huntingdon, Indiana July 16, 1862

Wounded, sent to friends, furlough expired. Still unfit for service. sent certif. of Surgn to Post Sur. Cinn, unable to get reply. Wants to know where to report. If at Springf. wants pass, attested by D.O. Daily.

Report to the nearest military commander or mustering office

answd July 26

A.G.O. July 19, 62

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

3

Citation

“Alexander McClelland to Allen C. Fuller,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed April 9, 2020, http://chroniclingillinois.org/items/show/3831.