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Thomas relays that Robert Hanson's eyesight is entirely lost and he has been discharged. He expresses dismay at the news from recent engagements in Charleston and Vicksburg.
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promotion; photograph; discharge; Peace Democrats (Copperheads)
Armstrong, Thomas Sumption, 1835-1909 -- Correspondence; United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 122nd (1862-1865); Hanson, Robert, ca. 1825-????; Siege of Vicksburg (Mississippi : 1863)
Armstrong, Thomas S., "Letter from Thomas S. Armstrong to Francis P. Porter" (1863). Harvey Collection Letters. 222.
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