5 x 7 3/4, imprint
Headquarters Department of the Gulf
New Orleans, Sept. 10, 1862
General Orders No. 68
From and after this date, all applications for discharged soldiers, or furloughs for soldiers or officers, or resignations of officers, will be forwarded to the Medical Director, Dr. Chas. McCormick.
By command of
R.S. DAVIS, Capt. And A.A.A.G.
Scarce Department of the Gulf imprint. Excellent.