Camp Eagle [???]
York town Apr the 6 1862
VA. 6th Regment
of N C. S T
Dear Miss I seat my
Self down this morn
ing to in form yo
that I am well at
present I hope when
those few lines comes
to hand that they will
find yo inJoying the
Same gods blessing of
helth this world
a fords I Received
your letter Apr the 2
it gave me great
satisfaction to hear
from yo and it would
give me more
satisfaction to see
yo one time more
[page 2]
we are stationed
near York town VA
we are looking fore
a fight ever day
at this place we are
ready for them and
wating the men are
all anxious for the fight
to come on it is thought
if we whip them
out hear that it will end
the war we was march
ing 7 seven days
my dear we see hard
times but we take it
all easy & ant any
thing of im portance
to write at presant
the reson I havent
wrote sooner was that
I havent had tim too
I got it about the time
We left Fredericksburg
[page 3]
yo must Excuse
me for knot writing
Dear love of mine
my heart is thine
at all time and at
all plas[eas?] and whare
ever I go I must com
close for the want
of something to write
about give my best
respects to all inquring
My dear love
I must close
my short letter

write soon
yours truly
L L Houk
Miss Viney Fisher
[page 4]
A few lines to
Mis Jane Fisher
to let you know
that I am well
and to let you know
that Mr. Kale is
back in his Company
I gave him your

yours truly
L L Houk

April 6, 1862


6th North Carolina Infantry


Residence (County): 
Catawba County, NC


From State: 
From Municipality: 
From Note: 
Camp Eagle


To State: 
North Carolina
To County: 

Transcription/Proofing Info

Toni Mitchell
Transcription Date: 
October, 2011
Michael Ellis
Proof Date: 
November, 2011

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