Title: Amos T. Akerman to William W. Belknap, 11 September 1871
Date: September 11, 1871
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Location: National Archives and Records Administration
Whitman Archive ID: nar.03328
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Sept. 11, 1871.
Hon. W. W. Belknap,
Secretary of War.
I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 7th instant, withdrawing your previous request for an opinion upon the subject of Mr. H. S. Wetmore's removal from the office of ordinary of Chatham Co. Georgia, by the Commander of the Third Military District.
In pursuance of your request, I herewith return the papers which have been referred to me in connection with the case.
A. T. Akerman,
request for opinion withdrawn