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Minutes of a Court Martial, 12 March 1842

shall, on conviction thereof before a regular Court Martial, forfeit and pay the sum of one dollar, and the further sum of one dollar for every subsequent fifteen days’ neglect.
Sec. 3. That the Legion shall hold a general parade on the 1st Saturday of May and September, and on the 4th day of July (the 3rd when the 4th comes on Sunday,) in, or near the City of Nauvoo

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; a battalion parade on the 3rd Saturday of June and October, in their respective precincts; a company parade on the 4th Saturday of April, June, and August, in their respective precincts; and an officer drill on the Thursday and Friday preceeding each general parade, in the City of Nauvoo

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; and such other musters or parades as the Lieutenant General, and Major Gen may jointly direct; in each year: and any non-commissioned officer, musician or private, who shall neglect or refuse to appear on said days, shall be fined in the sum of one dollar for each company, or battalion parade; and two dollars for each General parade— and the commissioned officers neglecting or refusing to appear in their appropriate places on parade shall be fined in the following sums, to wit: the Lieutenant General and the Major General thirty dollars; Brevet Major Generals, and Brigadier Generals twenty five dollars; Colonels fifteen dollars— Lieutenant Colonels and Majors ten dollars [p. 12]
shall, on conviction thereof before a regular  Court Martial, forfeit and pay the sum of one  dollar, and the further sum of one dollar  for every subsequent fifteen days’ neglect.
<Sec. 3.> That the Legion shall hold a general  parade on the 1st Saturday of May and  September, and on the 4th day of July (the  3rd when the 4th comes on Sunday,) in, or  near the 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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; a battalion  parade on the 3rd Saturday of June and  October, in their respective precincts; a  company parade on the 4th Saturday of  April, June, and August, in their resp ective precincts; and an officer drill on  the Thursday and Friday preceeding each  general parade, in the 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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;  and such other musters or parades as  the Lieutenant General, and Major Gen  may jointly direct; in each year: and  any non-commissioned officer, musician  or private, who shall neglect or refuse to  appear on said days, shall be fined  in the sum of one dollar for each com pany, or battalion parade; and two  dollars for each General parade— and  the commissioned officers neglecting  or refusing to appear in their appro priate places on parade shall be fined  in the following sums, to wit: the  Lieutenant General and the Major General  thirty dollars; Brevet Major Generals,  and Brigadier Generals twenty five  dollars; Colonels fifteen dollars—  Lieutenant Colonels and Majors ten dollars [p. 12]
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Minutes of a Court Martial, 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, 12 Mar. 1842; in “Nauvoo Legion: Minutes and Ordinances of Organization,” pp. 10–16; handwriting of Hosea Stout; Nauvoo Legion Records, CHL.

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