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George P. Abbott

Letter to RADM DD Porter 1865

Abbott, George - Letter to RADM DD Porter 1865

USS “Powhatan”
Hampton Roads Febry 4th 1865

Admiral,

Geo P Abbott A M Mate is a zealous, correct officer, about 30 years of age, and I have no doubt fully competent to perform the duties of an Acting Gunner.

Very Respectfully
Your obedient servant
J F Schenck
Commodore

Rear Admiral
DD Porter
Comdg. [NA?] Squadron

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Published: Wed Feb 10 11:05:41 EST 2016