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Thomas relays news of the war to his family, including the Battle of Jackson, Mississippi, a scouting mision to New Market, Virginia, and the camp's preparations to defend against an attack.

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Publication Date

5-20-1863

City

Winchester, VA

Keywords

disease; Ulysses S. Grant; death (military); camp life; prisoners

Subject Headings

Armstrong, Thomas Sumption, 1835-1909 -- Correspondence; Armstrong family -- Correspondence; United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 122nd (1862-1865)

Letter from Thomas S. Armstrong to Armstrong Family

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