Title: Amos T. Akerman to Joseph Holt, 18 December 1871
Date: December 18, 1871
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Location: National Archives and Records Administration
Whitman Archive ID: nar.03559
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Dec. 18, 1871.
Hon. Joseph Holt,
Judge Advocate General.
The enclosed paper from the President referes to a case which, according to a memorandum in our pardon records, was referred to you, March 31st, 1871.
The conviction having been by a Court Martial, I therefore this paper to you, with the request that you will communicate with the President upon the subject.
Very respectfully, &c.
A. T. Akerman,