John M. Young to Rosetta R. Young, August 2, 1862

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Creator:Young, John M.
Title:John M. Young to Rosetta R. Young, August 2, 1862

Letter to Rosetta Young from husband John M. Young. Young describes his life in the Army at this point. He mentions that as a sageant, he is paid $17/month. His unit had seen battle and lost several men in a recent action. He also mentions rumors regarding Union Army General John Pope and his unit. On the last page he includes a hand-drawn map of his unit's location.

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Subjects:Richmond (Va.) | Pope, John, 1822-1892 | United States, Virginia, 37.431573, -78.656894
Collection:George Mason University
Institution:George Mason University
Contributors:George Mason University. Libraries. Special Collections & Archives
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For more information about this collection, see the Guide to the Alexander Haight family collection, 1764-1977: The original version of this digital copy can be found in Collection.Box.Folder number: C0159.01.13

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