Friday, July 1, 2016

Diary of 4th Sergeant John S. Morgan: Thursday, March 19, 1863

Severe cold and cough from the nights work. Everything quiet all day, detailed on picket. Posted up the river. Noticed great commotion in the camp from my post after dark.

SOURCE: “Diary of John S. Morgan, Company G, 33rd Iowa Infantry,” Annals of Iowa, 3rd Series, Vol. 13, No. 7, January 1923, p. 486

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