Civil War Confederate veteran James H Thompson served as a courier for General JEB Stuart. An Original Confederate Cross of Honor Application, January, 1904, Baltimore, Maryland for Private Thompson, listing his service as "Private, Co D, 6th Virginia Cavalry", states he was honorably discharged, April 9, 1865, signed Jas. H Thompson, also signed by United Confederate Veteran Camp Commander FA Zimmerman and Maryland CS veteran notable Wm L. 1p 8 x 11 ptd/ink, w stamped seal of the Confederate Veteran's Army & Navy Society. Age stains, edge wear, Overall VG.General Orders and other imprints and badges. All items are unconditionally guaranteed to be authentic and in the condition as described. NOTE: Any repair to a paper item is listed. I use only museum curator approved archival repair tape. PLEASE READ DETAILS OF THE ITEM DESCRIPTION. I TRY TO DESCRIBE ALL ITEMS ACCURATELY.