Michigan in the Civil War

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Blair, Austin, 1818-1894.

The papers of the Michigan governor include one letter (Apr. 1863) from Colonel Robert Horatio George Minty to Governor Blair in which he recommends that Sergeant Charles F. Kendall be commissioned a lieutenant in the 4th Michigan Cavalry.

United States. Army. Michigan Cavalry Regiment, 4th (1862 1865)

Robert H. G. Minty, from Vale, Joseph. Minty and the cavalry. Harrisburg, 1886.

A record, compiled by David H. Haines of Company L from his journal and other reports, of the Fourth Michigan Cavalry from its organization, August 28, 1862, to mustering out, July 1, 1865. It includes an account of the battle of Shelbyville extracted from the report of Major Frank W. Mix; Colonel Robert Minty's report of the battle of Monday Creek, Ga.; Haines' account of Wilson's raid through Alabama and Georgia; and Lieutenant Colonel Pritchard's official report of the capture of Jefferson Davis. There are also lists of battles and skirmishes in which the regiment participated and of its officers and casualties.