Baltimore Agu 22d/63
I have the honor to respectfully request that you would recommend me to Adj’t Gen’t Thomas of Washington for a Detective Police.
Wales Hubbard Esq. of Wiscasset will give you proof of my ability and worthyness.
I have the misfortune to be disabled and am no longer fit for field Service therefore if you would grant this request it will confer a great favor upon.
– Your most obed’t Serv’t – Warren Sheldon, Co “G” 20th Maine Vol Infty
“Camp Tyler” Baltimore Md.