"History of Buchanan County, Iowa 1842 to 1881"
Transcribed by Tommy
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for the 27th Regiment Iowa Volunteer Infantry.
Letters from Herman C. Hemenway- CO. C
FORT PICKENNY, MEMPHIS, December
FROM THE SAME January 7, 1863.
GRAND ECORE, LOUISIANA, April 20,
FROM THE SAME, May 20th.
FROM THE SAME, VICKSBURGH, May 31,
FROM THE SAME, MEMPHIS, June 18,
MEMPHIS TENNESSEE, July 25, 1864.
HOLLY SPRINGS, August 8, 1864.
NEAR MEMPHIS, August 31, 1864.
CAIRO, ILLINOIS, September 7,