From the National Archives, Record Group 109, Chapter 9, Vol. 199 1/2, p. 50
Hd. Qrs. Dept. Of Henrico
Richmond, Jany 13, 1863
IV. A board
of officers to consist of Major W. M. Elliott and Capt. L. J. Bossieux of the
25th Battn. Va. Vols. and Capt. T. P. Turner, P. A. C. S. Will assemble in this
city on Wednesday Jany 14th 1863 at 10 o’clock A.M. or as soon thereafter as
practicable to enquire into the cause of the escape of two prisoners Campbell
and Armstead from the Military Prison in the Eastern District in this city, in
charge of Capt. G. W. Alexander A.C.S.
The board will report the
facts of the case and their opinion thereon to these Hd. Qrs.
By order of Brig. Gen;. Jno.
A. A. G.
Capt. T. P. Turner
C. S. Prison