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William Wirt Virgin Transcript

Headquarters Brigade

Poolesville , Md Feb. 15 1863


General Orders No 5


A General Court Martial is hereby appointed to meet at the Quarters of Lieut. Col. Charles L. Pierson, 39 th Mass Vols. on Wednesday February 18 th 1863, at ten o'clock full, or as soon thereafter as practicable for the trial of Private John Daley Co D, 10 th Vt Vols and Private Francis M. Gammage Co A 23d Maine Vols, and such other prisoners as may be brought before it.


Detail for the Court.

  1. Col Wm Wirt Virgin 23 rd Maine Vols
  2. Lieut Col Charles L. Pierson 39 th Maine Vols
  3. Major Samuel A. Duncan 14 th N. H. Vols.
  4. Captain Ephraim H. Brigham 39 th Mass Vols.
  5. "" Frank T. Barker 14 th N. H. Vols.


Captain George B Damon 10 th Vt Vols.

Judge Advocate.


No other officers than those named can be assembled without manifest injury to the service.


By order of A. B. Jewett

Col Comdg Brigade


Wyllys Lyman

1 st Lieut & A. A. A. G.