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  • G E Mayers
    Dear Tom and Teej, Thanks for your information. Did Goree think Walton somehow prevented his being promoted to Major? Yr. Obt. Svt. G E Gerry Mayers To Be A
    Message 1 of 5 , Dec 19, 2008
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      Dear Tom and Teej,

      Thanks for your information. Did Goree think Walton somehow
      prevented his being promoted to Major?

      Yr. Obt. Svt.
      G E "Gerry" Mayers

      To Be A Virginian, either by birth, marriage, adoption, or even
      on one's mother's side, is an introduction to any state in the
      Union, a passport to any foreign country, and a benediction from
      the Almighty God. --Anonymous
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      From: "Thomas Clemens" <clemenst@...>
      To: <TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Friday, December 19, 2008 4:25 PM
      Subject: Re: [TalkAntietam] Staff queston


      Walton was promoted July 11, 1862 effective May 27, 1862, to
      Major and Commissary of Subsistence. Krick's Staff Officers in
      Gray.


      Thomas G. Clemens D.A.
      Professor of History
      Hagerstown Community College


      >>> "G E Mayers" <gerry1952@...> 12/19/08 11:08 AM >>>
      Gang,

      Can anyone tell me the proper ranks during the Maryland Campaign
      for T J Goree and Thomas Walton of Longstreet's staff?

      Thanks!

      Yr. Obt. Svt.
      G E "Gerry" Mayers

      To Be A Virginian, either by birth, marriage, adoption, or even
      on one's mother's side, is an introduction to any state in the
      Union, a passport to any foreign country, and a benediction from
      the Almighty God. --Anonymous



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    • G E Mayers
      Tom, Thanks! That helps somewhat. According to Moxley Sorrel (pg. 125, At the Right Hand of Longstreet: Recollections of a Confederate Staff Officer,
      Message 2 of 5 , Dec 19, 2008
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        Tom,

        Thanks! That helps somewhat. According to Moxley Sorrel (pg. 125,
        At the Right Hand of Longstreet: Recollections of a Confederate
        Staff Officer, University of Nebraska Press edition), Walton is
        listed as Major and A.D.C.

        Yr. Obt. Svt.
        G E "Gerry" Mayers

        To Be A Virginian, either by birth, marriage, adoption, or even
        on one's mother's side, is an introduction to any state in the
        Union, a passport to any foreign country, and a benediction from
        the Almighty God. --Anonymous
        ----- Original Message -----
        From: "Thomas Clemens" <clemenst@...>
        To: <TalkAntietam@yahoogroups.com>
        Sent: Friday, December 19, 2008 4:25 PM
        Subject: Re: [TalkAntietam] Staff queston


        Walton was promoted July 11, 1862 effective May 27, 1862, to
        Major and Commissary of Subsistence. Krick's Staff Officers in
        Gray.


        Thomas G. Clemens D.A.
        Professor of History
        Hagerstown Community College


        >>> "G E Mayers" <gerry1952@...> 12/19/08 11:08 AM >>>
        Gang,

        Can anyone tell me the proper ranks during the Maryland Campaign
        for T J Goree and Thomas Walton of Longstreet's staff?

        Thanks!

        Yr. Obt. Svt.
        G E "Gerry" Mayers

        To Be A Virginian, either by birth, marriage, adoption, or even
        on one's mother's side, is an introduction to any state in the
        Union, a passport to any foreign country, and a benediction from
        the Almighty God. --Anonymous



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