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George describes a skirmish that took place over 5 days, including a "narrow escape" from an ambush.
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troop movement; death (military); battle; Confederate soldiers; sharpshooting
Porter, George Washington, 1838-1888 -- Correspondence; Porter familiy -- Correspondence; United States. Army. Corps, 17th (1862-1865);
Porter, George W., "Letter from George W. Porter to Francis P. Porter" (1863). Harvey Collection Letters. 173.
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