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Letters from Herman C. Hemenway- CO. C (H.C.H)

History of Buchanan County, Iowa 1842 to 1881
Transcribed by Tommy Joe Fulton and Peggy Hoehne

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FORT PICKENNY, MEMPHIS, December 24, 1862.

FROM THE SAME January 7, 1863.

GRAND ECORE, LOUISIANA, April 20, 1864

FROM THE SAME, May 20th.

FROM THE SAME, VICKSBURGH, May 31, 1864.

FROM THE SAME, MEMPHIS, June 18, 1864.

MEMPHIS TENNESSEE, July 25, 1864.

HOLLY SPRINGS, August 8, 1864.

NEAR MEMPHIS, August 31, 1864.

CAIRO, ILLINOIS, September 7, 1864.