Delayed by building bridge till 8. A. M. then started. Man shot in head — wond slight — by bush whacker. Col Rice Sick, hard march and hot day many give out. take in one bushwhacker Camp at sun down. Slough water.
SOURCE: “Diary of John S. Morgan, Company G, 33rd Iowa Infantry,” Annals of Iowa, 3rd Series, Vol. 13, No. 7, January 1923, p. 494