1895 Union General Stewart Van Vliet Autographed Signed Hand Written Letter. (July 21, 1815 March 28, 1901), was a. Officer who fought on the side of the. Van Vliet was promoted to.
On August 3, 1861, and. Volunteers, on September 23, 1861. During the Civil War, he was chief quartermaster of the. From August 1861 until July 10, 1862.
His appointment to brigadier general expired a week later, and he was stationed in New York City for the remainder of the war, coordinating supplies and transportation for troops in the field. In October 1864, he received. Colonel and brigadier general, U. He was again promoted to Brigadier General, Volunteers on March 13, 1865.
After the war, he remained in the. Until 1881, when he retired as Assistant Quartermaster General of the U. His last assignment was on the Retiring Board, starting in 1879. He stayed in Washington, D.
After he retired, and died there on March 28, 1901. The item "1895 Union General Stewart Van Vliet Autographed Signed Hand Written Letter" is in sale since Monday, February 29, 2016.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Autographs\Historical". The seller is "zartanthegreat1" and is located in Woodstock, Georgia. This item can be shipped worldwide.