Monday, August 1, 2016

Diary of 4th Sergeant John S. Morgan: Saturday May 30, 1863

Not quite so well. News Grant Whip Johnston in his rear, false news Memphis Bullitin Helena taken. Adj detailed post inspection gen. The 1st Indiana and 5th Kansas cavalry regiments and Dubuque battery, go down the river today

SOURCE: “Diary of John S. Morgan, Company G, 33rd Iowa Infantry,” Annals of Iowa, 3rd Series, Vol. 13, No. 7, January 1923, p. 490

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