Penalties for neglect of duty on the part of Officers in charge of Troops about to be discharged.
This general order is a re-published version of General Order Number 119: War Department, Adjutant General's Office, June 29, 1865. It sets out instruction for discharging soldiers. Provides additional information of such practices.
By order of Major-General E.R.S. Canby via Major Wickham Hoffman, Assistant Adjutant General.
12 x 20 cm. Single page, double-sided.
August 7th, 1865