CIVIL WAR SOLDIER BATTLE OF ATLANTA 13th NEW YORK 12th MASS INFANTRY BURIAL LETTERS

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ORIGINAL HISTORICAL EPHEMERA
 
CIVIL WAR
13th NEW YORK BATTERY
12th MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY
3 CIVIL WAR DOCS
ALL IN REGARDS TO COLONEL JAMES LYNCH
OF THE 13th NEW YORK BATTERY
WHO WAS KILLED IN ACTION DURING THE
BATTLE OF ATLANTA, GEORGIA
AND WHOSE REMAINS ARE LOCATED
THROUGH THESE PASSING LETTERS
 
FIRST IS AN 
EMERGENCY CITIZENSHIP PAPER
FOR LYNCH'S WIFE TO EMIGRATE FROM ENGLAND/IRELAND
"renouncing allegiance to the Queen of England & Ireland"
SIGNED BY NATHANIEL JARVIS
DATED APRIL 1866
 
SECOND IS A LETTER 
FROM LYNCH'S SON, FRANKLIN, TO 
DAVENPORT WHEELER, BROTHER OF 
CAPTAIN WHEELER WHO WAS KIA W/ LYNCH
 
THIRD IS A LETTER
FROM THOMAS PHILLIP HAVILLAND
1st ADJUTANT OF 12th MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY
AND SURGEON AT THE WAR DEPARTMENT
LETTING THE LYNCH FAMILY KNOW THAT
THE HE WAS KILLED AT PEACH TREE CREEK
AND WAS BURIED IN MARIETTA GEORGIA CEMETERY
SIGNED AND DATED JUNE 1896
WAR DEPARTMENT
SURGEON GENERAL LETTERHEAD
 
GOOD CONDITION,
W/ SOME AGE WEAR TO EACH
GUARANTEED AUTHENTIC
PLEASE SEE IMAGES

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