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Thomas describes a march through the mountainous countryside of western Virginia (now West Virginia) and the regiment's observance of Christmas.
Zanesville Daily Courier
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troop movement; provisions; sightseeing; Secesh; Christmas
War correspondents; United States. Army. Ohio Infantry Regiment, 122nd (1862-1865); Armstrong, Thomas Sumption, 1835-1909 -- Correspondence; United States. Army -- Military life
Armstrong, Thomas S., "Letter from Thomas S. Armstrong to Editor" (1862). Harvey Collection Newspapers. 18.