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37135RE: [civilwarwest] Re: "Peremptory" orders

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  • Bob Taubman
    Feb 1, 2006
      How often was it done?  Why is it SOP?

      Harry Smeltzer <hjs21@...> wrote:
      There was no stooping involved.  This was SOP.
      -----Original Message-----
      From: civilwarwest@yahoogroups.com [mailto:civilwarwest@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of Bob Taubman
      Sent: Wednesday, February 01, 2006 6:31 PM
      To: civilwarwest@yahoogroups.com
      Subject: Re: [civilwarwest] Re: "Peremptory" orders
      Well, I suppose that's one way of looking at it.  I think if it were me, I'd be more upset that they had to stoop to that level just for optics.
      “Quando omni flunkus, mortati”
      Go Seahawks!!

      "James F. Epperson" <Jfepperson@...> wrote:
      --- In civilwarwest@yahoogroups.com, Bob Taubman wrote:
      > Why was it necessary to change the date of
      > Rosecran's promotion in order to give him
      > seniority over Thomas? If it was as cut-and-dried
      > as you make it appear, why the subtrefuge?

      I don't see any subterfuge at all. Officers could be
      notoriously sensitive about serving under juniors;
      changing the date of Rosy's promotion avoids this


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