NA, QMR 3/22/1863

Ridgeway N. C.
March 22, 1863  
In consequence of the duties, devolving upon him, as President of Raleigh & Gaston Rl. Rd. Co. &c, tenders his resignation as Capt and A Q. M. and desires its early acceptance. Recommends as a suitable person, e very way qualified as his successor, Mr. Richard Arrington.
Capt W. J. Hawkins
March 28, 1863. To Adjt & Insp Genl. I recommend that the Resignation be accepted. A C Myers QMG
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