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Robert writes of George's promotion to 1st Lieutenant of Mounted Infantry. While the camp is mobilizing for Vicksburg, severe weather and Colonel Leggett's resignation are affecting morale.
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promotion; troop movement; provisions; camp life; Mortimer D. Leggett
Hanson, Robert, ca. 1825-???? -- Correspondence; United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 78th (1861-1865)
Hanson, Robert, "Letter from Robert Hanson to Francis P. Porter" (1863). Harvey Collection Letters. 204.
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