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Letter from Robert C. Caldwell to Mag Caldwell, December 9th, 1863

Date: Dec. 09 1863 | Identifier: 845.1.e.13
Letter from Robert C. Caldwell to his wife Mag Caldwell. Robert is serving as a private in Company C., 10th Battalion, North Carolina Heavy Artillery near Wilmington, N.C. Robert returns to his camp after building cabins for winter quarters at Camp Lamb. He expresses his faith in God and tells Mag he is resigned to his situation at the camp near Wilmington where he is stationed. He also sends her advice on killing hogs and taking care of the corn. more...