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Collection Reference Number GLC01043.05
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1814 
Title John Armstrong to Eleazor D. Wood transmitting a brevet commission to the position of lieutenant colonel
Date 19 August 1814
Author Armstrong, John (1755-1816)  
Recipient Wood, Eleazor D.  
Document Type Correspondence; Military document
Content Description Transmits a brevet commission to the position of lieutenant colonel for Wood's service in the Battle of Lundy's Lane near Niagara Falls on 25 July 1814.
Subjects Battle  War of 1812  Military History  
People Wood, Eleazor D. (1783-1814)  Armstrong, John (1755-1816)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme War of 1812; Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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