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Robert describes prisoners taken in that he feels surrendered out of exhaustion. He remarks on the complications managing a growing Brigade and the state of some local communities affected by the fighting.
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La Grange, TN
troop movement; Sterling Price; prisoners; Confederate Soldiers; Secesh; Bolivar, Tennessee; revelry; looting; Contraband; La Grange, Tennessee
Hanson, Robert, ca. 1825-???? -- Correspondence; United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 78th (1861-1865); United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns
Hanson, Robert, "Letter from Robert Hanson to Jacob G. Armstrong" (1862). Harvey Collection Letters. 111.
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