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General Orders for Nauvoo Legion, 25 January 1842

NAUVOO LEGION.
Head Quarters, Nauvoo Legion, City of Nauvoo

Principal gathering place for Saints following expulsion from Missouri. Beginning in 1839, LDS church purchased lands in earlier settlement of Commerce and planned settlement of Commerce City, as well as surrounding areas. Served as church headquarters, 1839...

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, Ill. Jan. 25th, 1841 [1842].
GENERAL ORDERS.
All the public arms will be required to be in the best possible condition at the general inspection, and parade, on the 7th of May, proximo, and no deficiency whatever will be countenanced, overlooked, or suffered to pass without fine, on that occasion—all persons, therefore holding said arms will take notice, and govern themselves accordingly: and, in order that the general inspection may pass off in a truly military style, alike honorable to the legion, and creditable to the citizen-soldier, the brigadiers are required to attend the battalion parades within their respective commands, and inspect said arms in propria persona, prior to the general parade. [p. 700]
NAUVOO LEGION.
Head Quarters, Nauvoo Legion,  City of Nauvoo

Principal gathering place for Saints following expulsion from Missouri. Beginning in 1839, LDS church purchased lands in earlier settlement of Commerce and planned settlement of Commerce City, as well as surrounding areas. Served as church headquarters, 1839...

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, Ill. Jan. 25th, 1841 [1842].
GENERAL ORDERS.
All the public arms will be required to  be in the best possible condition at the  general inspection, and parade, on the 7th  of May, proximo, and no deficiency what ever will be countenanced, overlooked, or  suffered to pass without fine, on that oc casion—all persons, therefore holding  said arms will take notice, and govern  themselves accordingly: and, in order  that the general inspection may pass off  in a truly military style, alike honorable  to the legion, and creditable to the citizen- soldier, the brigadiers are required to at tend the battalion parades within their re spective commands, and inspect said arms  in propria persona, prior to the general  parade. [p. 700]
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Principal gathering place for Saints following expulsion from Missouri. Beginning in 1839, LDS church purchased lands in earlier settlement of Commerce and planned settlement of Commerce City, as well as surrounding areas. Served as church headquarters, 1839...

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Principal gathering place for Saints following expulsion from Missouri. Beginning in 1839, LDS church purchased lands in earlier settlement of Commerce and planned settlement of Commerce City, as well as surrounding areas. Served as church headquarters, 1839...

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, IL, 25 Jan. 1842; in Times and Seasons (Nauvoo

Principal gathering place for Saints following expulsion from Missouri. Beginning in 1839, LDS church purchased lands in earlier settlement of Commerce and planned settlement of Commerce City, as well as surrounding areas. Served as church headquarters, 1839...

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, IL), 15 Feb. 1842, vol. 3 no. 8, pp. 700–701.

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