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Letter from Emmanuel Cave, 1862 June 19

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents Note From the Collection: Emanuel writes of the march that his regiment, the 69th Ohio Infantry, just completed along with the 74th Ohio, 3rd Minnesota and 11th Michigan Regiments: about 400 cavalry. And two batteries of Artillery, all under the command of Brig-Gen Dumont. The expedition was hurried into an eight-day march with only five days of rations. Missing his dear wife, Emanuel hopes that she will write to him soon. Sometimes he feels despondent and tries to keep a brave heart, however, and look forward to the...
Dates: 1862 June 19