Ordered off early on a scout. (reg.) Waded water 3 ft deep, wounded 1 reb. none of ours hurt, in camp at 3. P. M. Prisoner broke guard. retaken. Weather very cool.
SOURCE: “Diary of John S. Morgan, Company G, 33rd Iowa Infantry,” Annals of Iowa, 3rd Series, Vol. 13, No. 7, January 1923, p. 486