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Jasper Yarnell, a friend of the Porter family, explains that he has not been granted furlough and will only visit Clinton if honorably discharged.
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Benton Barracks, MO
desertion; photograph; camp life; religion; soldiers' pay
Yarnell, Jasper, 1839-???? -- Correspondence; United States. Army. Illinois Infantry Regiment, 91st (1862-1865)
Yarnell, Jasper, "Letter from Jasper Yarnell to Francis P. Porter" (1863). Harvey Collection Letters. 228.
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