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1862-10-22 Colonel Charles Roberts writes to Governor Washburn regarding promotions (F026-I016-P001.pdf)

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Bangor Oct 22nd 1862 Dear Sir Your letter written some days since, I have just rcd having returned from Washington last Evening. As to new appointments I have none just at present to suggest to you Capt Emerson I understand from Lt Col Varney is about to resign - on account of ill health, also Capt Foss [?] of Company K. Should such be the case Col Varney will advise you as to future promotions. I intend being in Augusta on Monday and hope to meet you then, I am very anxious to have my command filled up to the maximum standard as soon as possible, believing that the sending of rgts home to recruit will eventually

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