Charleston Arsenal was a major maker of Confederate arms and ammunition including Columbiad and Blakeley & Napoleon field guns, sea coast guns, small arms rifle ammunition, as well as naval torpedoes. An original Civil War Leave of Absence granted to Thomas Ford, "Foreman Machine Shop", issued at Charleston Arsenal Feb 13, 1864 , sending him to Point Pleasant, SC on official business, approved by Arsenal Commander Major NR Chambliss, and cosigned by Captain CC Pinckney.
1p 8 x 5 ink on lined blue paper. Edge wear, age stains, small archival repairs on reverse. Major Nathaniel Rives Chjambliss graduated from West Point in 1861, went South and commanded the Charleston and Selma, Alabama, Arsenals, and was the son-in-law of General James Hardie.
Major Chambliss is buried in Selma. Comes w service info for Major Chambliss. General Orders and other imprints. All items are unconditionally guaranteed to be authentic and in the condition as described.
PLEASE READ DETAILS OF THE ITEM DESCRIPTION. I TRY TO DESCRIBE ALL ITEMS ACCURATELY. The item "CIVIL WAR SOUTH CAROLINA CHARLESTON CONFEDERATE ARSENAL FURLOUGH" is in sale since Sunday, September 1, 2019.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Documents". The seller is "99counties" and is located in Winterville, North Carolina.
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