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Wilbur is disappointed that a Sargeancy he was promised for enlisting will not materialize. He mulls the prospect of joining the army as a Private and offers words of encouragement to Thomas.
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Armstrong, Wilbur Fisk, 1841-1862 -- Correspondence; Armstrong family -- Correspondence; Soldiers -- Ohio -- Correspondence; Recruiting and enlistment; Armed Forces -- Promotions
Armstrong, Wilbur F., "Letter from Wilbur F. Armstrong to Thomas S. Armstrong" (1861). Harvey Collection Letters. 43.
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