Thomas P. Turner Compiled Service Record, M331, National Archives
for C. S. Prison
A drum is indispensable at this Post to beat Roll Call, Reveille, Signals and Dress parade & Guard Mounting cannot be conducted properly without one.
I certify that the above Requisition is correct, and that the articles specified are absolutely requisite for the public service, rendered so by the following circumstances: mentioned above.
Th. P. Turner,
Lieut Comdg C. S. Prisons
will issue the articles specified in the above Requisition.
Received at Richmond the 24 of April 1862, of J. B. McClelland, Assistant Quartermaster, in full of the above Requisition.
Th. P. Turner
Lieut. Comdg C. S. Prisons
Jno. H. Winder