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Autograph, General Albion P. Howe

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He fought at Antietam, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, and Gettysburg

One of the Commissioners during the trial of the Lincoln Conspirators, at Washington, D.C., May 9 to June 29, 1865

War Date Document Signed as Inspector of Artillery

Court Martial of Private in the 33rd New York Light Artillery who was sentenced to forfeit his pay, and was assigned to hard labor wearing a ball and chain!


(1818-97) Howe graduated in the West Point class of 1841, and won a brevet for gallantry in the Mexican War during General Winfield Scott's advance upon Mexico City. He was present with his battery at Harper's Ferry after the celebrated raid of John Brown. During the Civil War he commanded an artillery brigade during the 1862 Virginia Peninsular campaign, an infantry brigade at Antietam, and an infantry division at Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, and Gettysburg. He served as one of the 12 commissioners during the trial of the Lincoln Conspirators which was held in Washington, D.C., May 9 to June 29, 1865.

War Date Document Signed:

2 1/2 pages, 8 x 12 1/4, in ink.

Headquarters Inspector of Artillery U.S.A.
Washington, December 19th, 1863

Special Orders
No. 163

Extract

Before a General Court Martial which convened at Camp Barry, D.C., Decbr. 7th, 1863, pursuant to Special Orders No. 159 from these Headquarters, dated Decbr. 4th, 1863, and of which Captain A.M. Wheeler, 33rd N.Y. Battery is President, was tried.

James Hewitt alias Nathaniel Truesdale, private of the 33rd N.Y. Battery, on the following Charges and Specifications.

Charge- Desertion

Specification- In this, that the said James Hewitt, alias Nathaniel Truesdale of the 3rrd N.Y. Battery did leave the camp of said Battery at Elmira, N.Y. on or about the 20th day of July 1863 without leave of his Commanding Officer, and did not return to Camp of 33rd N.Y. Battery, but was arrested in Elmira, N.Y. on or about the 15th day of November 1863.

To which Charge and Specification the accused pleaded as follows:

To the Specification- Guilty
To the Charge- Not Guilty

The Court after mature deliberation on the evidence adduced, finds the accused as follows:

Of the Specification- Guilty
Of the Charge- Guilty

And does therefore sentence him, the said James Hewitt, alias Nathaniel Truesdale, of the 33rd N.Y. Battery, to forfeit to the United States all pay and bounties which are or may become due to him, with the exception of two dollars per month of his monthly pay, and to be confined at hard labor for the remainder of his term of enlistment at such place as the Commanding General may direct. The first year of his confinement to be passed with a ball weighing twelve pounds attached to his right leg by means of a chain eight feet long.

The proceedings and findings in each of the above cases are approved, as are also the sentences in the case of:

Private James Hewitt, alias Nathaniel Truesdale, of the 33rd N.Y. Battery which sentence will be duly executed.

In the case of James Hewitt, alias Nathaniel Truesdale, Fort Delaware is designated as the place of confinement subject to such change of locality as any higher authority may direct.

The Commanding Officer of Camp Barry will see that existing Genl. Orders of War Dept. are complied with in this case.

By Command of Brig. Genl. Barry
(Signed) John E. Marshall
Captain & A.A. Genl.

Office Inspector of Artillery
Washington, D.C., June 15th, 1866
Official Copy
A.P. Howe
Major 4th Arty., Bvt. Colonel
Insp. of Artillery

Very neatly written, and in very fine condition. Albion P. Howe is a very desirable Union general's autograph with his battle honors, and association with the President Lincoln conspirators trial.



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