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George writes the Regiment has taken many prisoners and he is optimisitc that the war will be over by the first of April. He advises Francis be cautious with Robert Hanson as he is fond of drinking.

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Oxford, MS


troop movement; Confederate soldiers; prisoners; John A. Logan; Ulysses S. Grant; provisions; Oxford, Mississippi

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Porter, George Washington, 1838-1888 -- Correspondence; Porter familiy -- Correspondence; United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 78th (1861-1865); Thompson, Jacob, 1810-1885

Letter from George W. Porter to Francis P. Porter



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