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19460 Missouri 1st Battery (Light Artillery) ALS, (Richard C.
Walsh), Mobile, Ala., March 4,1864. Battery commander
writes a letter of recommendation to Secretary of War Seddon
pertaining to the promotion of soldier O. C. Hall or assignment
to a department for health reasons. Walsh lists the battles Hall
was in (Carthage, Oak Hill, Lexington, Dry Wood, Elk Horn,
Iuka, Cornith, Grand Gulf, Port Gibson, Bakers Creek). Walsh
commends Hall for his daring bravery and signs as Battery
Commander. Missing one corner. $185