Soldier's Ticket

Below is a sample of a "ticket" to cover the transportation any number of men (and their supplies) over a particular railroad. They were issued by a Quartermaster and were used as evidence of service performed when the month's bill was submitted to the Government for payment. Every road used its own form.


Soldier's Ticket

Montgomery, Ala.


For {Number of men or name of man} Seats

Alabama & Florida Rail Road of Alabama

Montgomery to Pollard

{Signature of Authorizing Officer}
No. {Ticket Number} Maj. and A. Q. M