Cassimere Churchill, Washington, to "Dear Sister", 1862 July 15

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Title

Cassimere Churchill, Washington, to "Dear Sister", 1862 July 15

Description

Cassimere notes that he "had another attacked of intermittant fever." Thanks God for helping him get well. He writes of his belief in God. He spends his time reading newspaper and target shooting. His regiment ordered to Warrenton, Virginia, but he is still too weak to go. They have horses. Tells more particulars about the Battle of Williamsburg and how they "shot the sesesh officers horse out from under him..." He weights 210 pounds. General Pope will take the Shenandoah Valley and join McClellan at Richmond.

Creator

Churchill, Cassimere, 1840-1861

Source

Small Collections Box 15, Folder 1

Identifier

SC 00406

Language

eng

Type

Text

Date Created

1862-07-15

Has Version

https://digitalarchive.wm.edu/handle/10288/22540

Is Part Of

Cassimere Churchill Papers

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Status

To transcribe

Percent Completed

100

Weight

100100

Citation

Churchill, Cassimere, 1840-1861, “Cassimere Churchill, Washington, to "Dear Sister", 1862 July 15,” W&M Transcribe, accessed June 13, 2024, https://transcribe.libraries.wm.edu/items/show/5223.