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Appointment: Addley H. Gladden as Colonel by Governor Thomas O. Moon – Mar. 22, 1861 – Louisiana

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Appointment: Addley H. Gladden as Colonel by Governor Thomas O. Moon – Mar. 22, 1861 – Louisiana
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Governor Thomas O. Moon
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Civil War
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North America -- Louisiana
North America -- United States of America -- Florida
North America -- United States of America -- Tennessee
North America -- United States of America

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University of Florida
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The Governor of the State of Louisiana


To all who shall see these Presents, Greeting:

Know ye, That reposing special trust and confidence in the patriotism, valor, fidelity, and
abilities of Addley H. Gladden I have nominated, any by and with the advice and consent
of the Senate, do appoint him Colonel, Regiment of Infantry, in the service of the State of
Louisiana: to rank as such from the twenty second day of March eighteen hundred and
sixty one; He is therefore carefully and diligently to discharge the duty of Colonel by
doing and performing all manner of things thereunto belonging.
And I do strictly charge and require all Officers and Soldiers under his command,
to be obedient to his orders as Colonel, Regt: of Infantry; And he is to observe and follow
such orders and directions; from time to time as he shall receive from me, or the future
Governor of the State of Louisiana, or the General or other superior Officers set over
him, according to the rules and discipline of War. This Commission to continue in force
during the pleasure of the Governor of the State of Louisiana for the time being.

GIVEN under my hand at the City of Baton Rouge, this twenty second day of March in
the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and sixty one.

By the Governor Tho. O. Moore

Henry D. Handy
Secretary of State

[Seal: State of Louisiana, Union of Confederacy]


Transcribed by Christopher A. Baker, University of Florida, 2008.




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The Governor of the State of Louisiana To all who shall see these Presents, Greeting: Know ye, That reposing special trust and confid ence in the patriotism, valor, fidelity, and abilities of Addley H. Gladden I have nomin ated, any by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, do appoint him Colonel, Regiment of Infantry, in the service of the State of Louisiana: to rank as such from the twen ty second day of March eighteen hundred and sixty one; He is therefore carefully and diligently to discharge the duty of Colonel by doing and performing all manner of things there unto belonging. And I do strictly charge and require al l Officers and Soldiers under his command, to be obedient to his orders as Colonel, Regt: of Infantry; And he is to observe and follow such orders and directions; from time to time as he shall receive from me, or the future Governor of the State of Louisiana, or the General or other superior Officers set over him, according to the rules and discipline of Wa r. This Commission to continue in force during the pleasure of the Governor of th e State of Louisiana for the time being. GIVEN under my hand at the Ci ty of Baton Rouge, this twenty second day of March in the year of our Lord, one thous and eight hundred and sixty one. By the Governor Tho. O. Moore Henry D. Handy Secretary of State [Seal: State of Louisiana, Union of Confederacy] Transcribed by Christopher A. Baker, University of Florida, 2008.