Head Quarters 26th Reg. Wis. Vol.
Lookout Valley, Tenn. Jan. 15, 1864
To His Excellency
Julius F. Lewis
Governor of Wisconsin
I have the honor to apply for the following promotions in this regiment.
Sergeant Major Nicholas Wollmer to 1st Lieut. Of C. A., vice Conrad Grode resigned (as appears by the enclosed copy of Special Field Orders No. 13, Dept. Cumb.) to date from 14th inst.
I have the honor to be Your Excellency's
Humble and Obedient Servant
Fred C. Winkler
Major Comdg 26th
Regt. Wis. Vol. Inf.
Wisconsin Historical Society, 1200 Series, Box 128, Correspondence 1864