Skip to main content

J. Hubley Ashton to Hiram Willey, 23 October 1866

Image 1

October 23, 1866. To Hiram Willey, Esq. U. S. Attorney, New London, Conn. Sir: You are instructed, by request of the Secretary of War, to defend any suit brought in a State Court, or otherwise, against Capt. & Bv't. Maj. W. R. Pease, U. S.A. Chief Must'g & Disb. Officer for Conn. & R. J., at Hartford, by one B. F. Ellis, for damages to certain premises, mentioned in the enclosed letter, to the Adj. Gen. Yours respectfully, J. Hubley Ashton, Ass't. Att'y. Gen'l.
Back to top