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Henry Bechtel Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3242
Abstract

Henry Bechtel of Company E of the 22nd Ohio Infantry wrote this letter to his parents on June 5, 1863 from camp on Haines Bluff in Mississippi. He mentions having recently left Jackson, Tennessee, and traveled through Memphis before approaching Vicksburg, Mississippi.

Dates: 1863 June 5

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  • Language: English X
  • Subject: Tennessee -- History. X
  • Subject: Mississippi -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. X
  • Subject: United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. X
  • Subject: Soldiers -- Ohio -- Correspondence. X