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John gives an account of the Battle of Middleburg in which the 20th and 78th Ohio Regiments repelled a Confederate force of about 7,000.
Daily Zanesville Courier
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battle; death (military); Mortimer D. Leggett; Zachariah Chandler
War correspondents; United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 20th (1861-1865); United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 78th (1861-1865); Gillespie, John W. A., 1837-1913 -- Correspondence; Middleburg, Battle of (Tennessee : 1862)
Gillespie, John W.A., "Letter from John W.A. Gillespie to Sister" (1862). Harvey Collection Newspapers. 13.