Saturday, September 15, 2012

Diary of Alexander G. Downing: Saturday, November 23, 1861

We cleaned up today, preparing for our first inspection and review at Benton Barracks. I sent $10.00 home today, the surplus of my State pay.

Source: Alexander G. Downing, Edited by Olynthus B., Clark, Downing’s Civil War Diary, p. 19

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