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Sturges Sigler writes to Thomas that his business is in such shape he needs to refrain from joining the volunteer infantry. He offers Thomas advice on attracting the attention of his superiors while enlisted.

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Newark, OH


promotion; camp life

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Sigler, Sturges Solomon, 1835-1903 -- Correspondence; United States. Army -- Military life

Letter from Sturges S. Sigler to Thomas S. Armstrong



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