Unknown Confederate Soldiers Letter, Camp Near the Rapidan River
Written on:July 1, 2012
The letter is signed by “Wm J B…..” and dated “October the 5 : 18 and fast asleep.” The author tells us he’s writing from camp near the Rapidan River in Orange County, Virginia. The writer is most like William and in the correspondence he mentions a letter from his cousin John Lyons and gives Johns’ address in care of the 48th Mississippi Regiment, Poseys’ Brigade, Andersons’ Division (official records…Read more...
In category: Civil War Soldiers, Letters, Unknown