Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Letter of the Day: February 23 (1 of2)

Col Rucker




The 86th Regt N.Y. Vols. Being ordered to remove from Camp Griffin, Va. to Fort Good Hope, Md., you are requested to furnish transportation. 100 wagons will be required.


(Sgd.) Byron Spruce RQM


Endorsed by Col. Rucker as follows


100 Wagons & 20 four-horse ambulances furnished Feby 23.

(Sgd.) D.H.R.


The above will show the amount of transportation required to move a regiment 4 miles in  the month of February 1862.

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