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Members of the Military Commission - Surratt Trial

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This photo depicts the members of the Military Commission, who tried Mary Surratt and the other alleged conspirators, together with the prosecution team.  They are, from left to right:

Lieutenant Colonel David R. Clendenin

Brevet Colonel C.H. Tompkins

Brigadier General T.M. Harris

Brigadier General Albion P. Howe

Brevet Brigadier General James A. Ekin

Major General Lew Wallace

Major General David Hunter

Brevet Major General August V. Kautz

Brigadier General Robert S. Foster

Honorable John A. Bingham (Special Judge Advocate)

Colonel Henry L. Burnett (Special Judge Advocate)

Brigadier General Joseph Holt (Judge Advocate and Recorder)


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Photo online, courtesy Library of Congress.

 

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