Saturday, January 12, 2013

Diary of Alexander G. Downing: Saturday, March 22, 1862

It is disagreeable weather — a cold rain from the north. The Thirteenth Iowa started to Pittsburg Landing, about ten miles up the river. The Eleventh Iowa is expecting marching orders any time.

Source: Alexander G. Downing, Edited by Olynthus B., Clark, Downing’s Civil War Diary, p. 38

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