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Letter signed William Renken, Clear Creek near Corinth, Mississippi, to his father Henry Renken, Boonville, Mo., August 5, 1863

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Identifier: D06188

Title: Letter signed William Renken, Clear Creek near Corinth, Mississippi, to his father Henry Renken, Boonville, Mo., August 5, 1863

Description: Discusses the death of John Thel. Expresses his displeasure with his mother sharing his letters with Minntzel and Family, and indicates that if she continues to do so he will start writing to her in English so they cannot read the letters. Includes typed transcription.

Rights: NoC-US

Place: United States

Dates: 1863-08-05

Type(s): Letter

Maker/Creator: Renken, William Augustus, approximately 1838-1890

Subjects: Civil War, 1861-1865
Germans
Guerrilla warfare
Armed Forces
Mississippi
Death

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