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Letter signed Onward Bates, Washington, to his mother Mrs. Caroline M. Bates, August 9, 1863

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Identifier: D02065

Title: Letter signed Onward Bates, Washington, to his mother Mrs. Caroline M. Bates, August 9, 1863

Description: Regarding the sights he has seen in Washington. Mentions a brother officer of his Uncle Coalter's captain who was wounded in the leg and had to have it amputated. Includes envelope.

Rights: NoC-US

Place: United States
District of Columbia
Washington

Dates: 1863-08-09

Type(s): Letter

Maker/Creator: Bates, Onward

Subjects: Civil War, 1861-1865
Amputation
War casualties
Armed Forces
Travel

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