Milton Barnes to Rhoda Barnes, December 19, 1864.

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Creator:Barnes, Milton
Title:Milton Barnes to Rhoda Barnes, December 19, 1864.
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Letter to Rhoda Barnes from her husband Milton Barnes. Milton is at a field hospital with an injury he received at Nashville where a shell exploded near him, nearly killing him. While there, he learns that his unit is among others fighting confererate general John Bell Hood's men. He expresses concern that others might think that he was in the rear, farther away from the action when he received his wound.

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Types:Text
Subjects:Franklin (Tenn.) | Nashville (Tenn.) | War wounds | United States, Virginia, 37.431573, -78.656894
Collection:George Mason University
Institution:George Mason University
Contributors:George Mason University. Libraries. Special Collections & Archives
Original Material:

For more information about this collection, see the Guide to the Milton Barnes papers, 1853-1891: http://sca.gmu.edu/finding_aids/barnes.html. The original version of this digital copy can be found in Collection.Box.Folder number: C0065.02.38

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Persistent Link to Item:http://hdl.handle.net/1920/6281