1864 Civil War Request for Pay
|1864 Civil War Request for Pay (1864)
|Andersonville prison from May until September 1864This letter was sent by Lucy Sullivan in 1864, to request the backpay due to her husband, Sgt. Stephen F. Sullivan,of Company H, 2nd Massachusetts Heavy Artillery. Sullivan was imprisoned at the CSA|
Lynn Oct 7 1864 Sir
Please to remit the pay due my Husband and oblidge his Wife
Mrs Lucy J Sullivan
Adress Mrs. Lucy J Sullivan Lynn Mass
care of Rice & Hase
Within I inclose a letter that he Wrote to me showing that he is a Prisoner of war
Lynn Mass Oct. 7.1864
Mrs. Lucy J. Sullivan
Forwards application for her husbands pay S. F. Sullivan Co H 2 Mass Hy Arty now a prisoner of war.
Respectfully referred to Maj. R. G. Usher Ft Monroe Va
By order of the Actg. Paymr'. Genl. J. H. Eaton Paymr' U.S.A.
P.M.G.O. Oct 10/64
PMGO Oct 10/64
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