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Title General Orders from Headquarters U. S. Forces, Morris Island, S. C., Oct. 18th, 1863
Object Name Judgment
Scope & Content Records of General Court Martial convened at Morris Island, S. C. pursuant to Special Orders No. 48, dated August 5, 1863 and Special Orders No. 104, dated Sept. 12th, 1863. Major Chas. H. Hooper, 24th Mass. Vols. was President.
Arraigned and tried were:
Private William Naylor, Co. I, 100th N. Y. Vols.
Edward Tann, Co. C, 100th N. Y. Vols
John Costigan, Co. I 24th Mass. Vols.
All were found guilty (Misbehavior in presence of enemy, disobedience of orders, conduct in prejudice to good order and military discipline.)
All were fined and were sentenced. Sentences were to be carried out at Fort Clinch, Fernandina, Fla.
By order of Brig-Gen. Alfred H. Terry.
Catalog Number 1994.110.001
Collection AIMH
Accession number 1994.110
Caption General Orders from Headquarters U. S. Forces
Number of images 2
People Naylor, William (Private)
Tann, Edward (Private)
Costigan, John (Private)
Terry, Alfred H. (Brig.-Gen.)
Hooper, Chas. H. (Capt.)
Carroll, John (Private)
Bell, Jas. B. (Capt.)
Search Terms Fort Clinch
Morris Island, S. C.
Subjects Courts martial & courts of inquiry
Classification Military