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Civil War parole document, 1865 May 16

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Civil War parole document, 1865 May 16
Civil War parole document, 1865 May 16
Civil War parole document granted to Lawrence Royster after surrender of the Confederacy, dated May 16, 1865, Charlottesville, Virginia. The document gives him "permission to go to his home in Richmond, Virginia."

Dates

  • 1865 May 16

Extent

From the Collection: 1 items

Transcription

Charlottesville, Va., May 16th, 1865.
The Bearer, Private Lawrence Royster, having taken the oath of parole, has permission to go to his home in Richmond, Va.
[signed] Arch. A. Menzies, Capt. [illegible] and parole officer

Repository Details

Part of the Virginia Military Institute Archives Repository

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