Friday, August 19, 2016

Diary of 4th Sergeant John S. Morgan: Wednesday, July 15, 1863

Sarj. of Guard today. Strong talk of another attack. 4 gunboat here tonight. Dubuque battery up from below. 20 Wis. Men in rifle pits all night.

SOURCE: “Diary of John S. Morgan, Company G, 33rd Iowa Infantry,” Annals of Iowa, 3rd Series, Vol. 13, No. 7, January 1923, p. 493

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