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F.W. Pickens orders that Colonel Manigault at Charleston allow Lieutenant Colonel Glover to have 160 rifled muskets for his reserve 1st Regiment in Summerville, South Carolina. Signed by F.W. Pickens, July 23, 1864.
State of South Carolina, HEAD QUARTERS. 23 July 1864 To Col. Manigault, ordnance officer Charleston Sir You will allow Lieut. Col. Glover to have rifled muskets for his flanking companies in the 1st Regt. stationed at Summerville as a reserve for state defense. [signed] F.W. Pickens Substitute 160 Rifles or Muskets for the same number of the muskets.
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Ordinance, Colonel Manigault, Francis Wilkinson Pickens, F.W. Pickens, Summerville, South Carolina, Lieut. Col. Glover, rifled muskets, 23 July 1864, 1864, ordnance offier Charleston, 160 Rifles
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