Thursday, August 18, 2016

Diary of 4th Sergeant John S. Morgan: Sunday, July 5, 1863

Very tired. Jake a little smarter, with him all the time, rebel wounded being brought in all day. Alarm gun at 5. P. M. men to arm and to the pits Rained hard 5.30 after dark 117 Ill came down.

SOURCE: “Diary of John S. Morgan, Company G, 33rd Iowa Infantry,” Annals of Iowa, 3rd Series, Vol. 13, No. 7, January 1923, p. 492

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