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Robert Hanson

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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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Publication Date

1-13-1863

City

Lafayette, TN

Keywords

promotion; troop movement; provisions; camp life; Mortimer D. Leggett

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Hanson, Robert, ca. 1825-???? -- Correspondence; United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 78th (1861-1865)

Letter from Robert Hanson to Francis P. Porter

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