Thomas Coakes is inquiring for his
brother, Wm. Coakes, who left Rich-
mond [Richmond] in 1867, had served three yrs.
in the United States Army and told
his mother he had enlisted for three
years more and said he was going
to write as soon as he got to Texas.
He was born in Amelia Co, Va. His
owner was Lewis C. Harvey at that
time President of Danville R.R.
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