Letter from Dinson A. Caldwell to Robert C. Caldwell
Date: Nov. 16 1862 |
Letter from Confederate soldier Dinson A. Caldwell to his brother Robert C. Caldwell. Dinson, a member of Company F, 63rd Regiment North Carolina Troops (5th Regiment North Carolina Cavalry), writes from Camp Long, near Garysburg, in Halifax County, N.C. He describes wintry conditions at camp, the condition of soldiers and horses, and a battle to keep Union soldiers from the Weldon & Wilmington Railroad. more...