Special order requesting the presence of Charles D. Lyon and E.B. Alexander dated October 29, 1863.
Military Service Note
Lyon, Charles D. Grand Rapids. Entered service in company A, Third Infantry, at organization, as Second Lieutenant, age 24. Commissioned May 13, 1861. Mustered June 10, 1861. Commissioned First Lieutenant Aug. 1, 1861. Commissioned Captain, company K