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12th Vermont Infantry

Certificate of Service

STATE of VERMONT

     Edgar Rowell

You having borne an honorable part as a Volunteer from the State of Vermont in suppressing the rebellion and thereby preserving the integrity of the Union, the supremacy of law and the liberties of all men under law, now therefore I, John W. Stewart, Governor and Commander in Chief by authority of the Legislature, present you this testimonial of your courage, patriotism and fidelity in your Country's cause. - Given at Montpelier this Fourth day of July in the year of our Lord one thousand, eight hundred and seventy-one, and of the Independence of the United States the ninety-sixth.
By the Governor

William Wells

John W. Stewart

Adj. & Inspector General

Governor

Contributed by Danial Christensen.