U.S. Navy Appointment Letter - Lieutenant Decatur.

Sub-collection: Decatur Collection of Military & Naval Service - Spanning 100 years

Original Commodore Stephen Decatur Lieutenant's Appointment & Posting Letter - USS Warren.
This is the letter of appointment to Stephen Decatur, nephew of his famous namesake, to the grade of Lieutenant in the U.S. Navy. It is addressed to him aboard the USS Warren, a sloop of war, stationed at the Navy Yard at Pensacola, Florida.

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