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B166: Letter of S.S. Eaton [Sheldon S. Eaton], Fayette, Mo., to father, September 26, 1864

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Identifier: A0286-00191

Title: B166: Letter of S.S. Eaton [Sheldon S. Eaton], Fayette, Mo., to father, September 26, 1864

Description:

Sheldon S. Eaton was commissioned captain of Company I, 9th M.S.M. Cavalry, in February 1863. He resigned in March 1865.

Letter contains account of operations of the 9th M.S.M. against Anderson's band of guerrillas at Fayette, Mo., in September 1864.

Rights: UND

Place: United States
Missouri

Dates: 1864-09-26

Type(s): Letter
Folder

Maker/Creator: Eaton, Sheldon S.

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

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