Note from Captain Charles Parker,

9th Illinois Cavalry

to Simeon Shaver, Company E, 17th Illinois Cavalry

Submitted by Chris Fossitt

This hand-written note is from Captain Charles parker, 9th US Cavalry-post war, to my gr-gr-grandfather, Simeon Shaver of Company E, 17th Illinois Cavalry. Capt. Parker recruited my gr-gr-grandfather into the 17th and at the time he himself was in Company 3, 17th Cavalry.

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