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West Point graduate resigned commission to enter ministry, when Civil War broke out Jefferson Davis urged him to accept Confederate major general’s commission, led at Belmont, Shiloh & Chickamauga before being killed by cannon shot at Pine Mountain. RARE WAR DATE ANS AS LIEUTENANT GENERAL, several words & signature "L. Polk Lieut Genl." clipped from letter close, 3.25x2, custom matted with portrait & biographical information overall size 12x9. Of historical note, Polk was commissioned Lieutenant General Oct 10 1862 & was killed in action June 14 1864, dating ANS to that timeframe

Condition: EX+
LEONIDAS POLK (1806-1864) CIVIL WAR DATE AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED--AS LIEUTENANT GENERALLEONIDAS POLK (1806-1864) CIVIL WAR DATE AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED--AS LIEUTENANT GENERAL
LEONIDAS POLK (1806-1864) CIVIL WAR DATE AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED--AS LIEUTENANT GENERAL
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Minimum Bid: $150.00
Final Bid: $222.00
Number Bids: 5
Auction closed on Friday, February 9, 2018.
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