: This letter of commendation comes from Monrovia, Liberia on July 3, 1915 The U.S. Army. It touts Ballard's "efficiency, zeal, integrity and ability as a commandant in the Liberian Frontier Force over his three years of service. He thus recommends Major Wilson Ballard for the position of colonel of troops. View on Ohio Memory.
: NAM_MSS21_B01F09 Subjects
: African American soldiers; African American men; African American women; Horses; Young, Charles, 1864-1922. Places
: Letter of Commendation from Maj. Young for Maj. Wilson Ballard