Were blessed with a good mail today. Work hard all day. Mustering officer. Examines Rolls: right as far as gone. Shower P. M. The Recruits return to New Orleans. Wheel shaft of Beleverdere, broken had to put back.
SOURCE: “Diary of John S. Morgan, Company G, 33rd Iowa Infantry,” Annals of Iowa, 3rd Series, Vol. 13, No. 8, April 1923, p. 608