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There is no mail going or coming at present

Head Quarters, Co. “A” 129th Regt. Ills. Vols. Chattahoochie River, Ga., Octr. 18th 1864 My Dear Wife There is no mail going or coming at present, but, as we are ordered out for forage in the morning with 5 days’ … Continue reading

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We suppose that our communications are interrupted somewhere, and probably no letters go north

Head Quarters Co. “A” 129th Regt. Ills. Vols. Atlanta, Georgia September 30th 1864 My Dear Wife As there is no mail, we suppose that our communications are interrupted somewhere, & probably no letters go north.1┬áBro. John [Murphy] was here last … Continue reading

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Capt, I report progress

WhiteSide Tenn. Sept. 29th 1864 Capt. I report progress – After hoping you and Co. “A” and in no danger William and I reached Chattanooga Some time during the Night of the 27th. here we learned that there was expected … Continue reading

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I have been very busy to-day fixing up Hd. Qurs.

Head Quarters, Co. “A” 129th Regt. Ills. Vols. Atlanta, Georgia September 19th 1864 My Dear Wife I have been very busy to-day fixing up Hd. Qurs. and this evening in preparing for Inspection to-morrow. We are now very pleasantly situated … Continue reading

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