Lee's Chief of Cavalry following Stuart's death on the battlefield. Hampton later served as governor and senator from South Carolina. IMPORTANT CIVIL WAR-DATED AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED BY LIEUTENANT GENERAL WADE HAMPTON REQUESTING THAT SOLDIERS READ GENERAL JOSEPH WHEELER'S STATEMENT ON THE BATTLE OF BENTONVILLE.
Important Civil War-dated autograph note signed by Lieutenant General Wade Hampton requesting that soldiers read General Joseph Wheeler's statement on the Confederate loss at the Battle of Bentonville three days after the engagement: HdQs. Cavalry, 24 March 1865, Resp'ly forwarded. Wheeler's remarks, Wade Hampton, Lieut. Wheeler fought under Hampton at Bentonville from March 19 to 21. It was the last battle between Generals William T.
Johnston that ultimately led to Johnston's surrender and the end of the Civil War. CAVALRY, 24 MARCH 1865, RESP'LY FORWARDED. WHEELER'S REMARKS, WADE HAMPTON, LIEUT. Contains one page, measures 2.75 by 1.75 inches, in very good condition with paper loss to the bottom left corner and light toning and soiling throughout, and beautifully matted and framed with a carte-de-visite of Hampton to an overall size of 8.5 by 6.25 inches. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Autographs\Military".The seller is "grayautographs" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, Korea, South, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Republic of, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Vietnam, Uruguay.