Jimison10

Transcription: 

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Washington Co Va April 3 1864
Dear wife and childran I
take the opportunity to drop you
a small not which leaves me
in health about like I was
when I left home and I
truly hope these lines will
find you all well at home
I landed at abingdon last
friday night and I come to
Emory & henry last night
I sheoed the Doctor my papers
and he said the Bord would met
next teow days I cant tell
whether I will get my furlow
extened or not you nead
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not write till I write a gan
I have no news pertickle onley
Longstreet has fell back to
Bristol so I will Close
for this time no more
only I remain your
affectionate husban till
Death John Jimison

Date: 
April 3, 1864
Collection: 

Author(s)

Unit: 
Co. G, 37th Battalion Virginia Cavalry
Rank: 
Private
Residence (County): 
Franklin County, VA

Recipient(s)

Residence (County): 
Frederick County, VA

From

From State: 
Virginia
From Municipality: 
From County: 
Washington
From Note: 
Emory & Henry

To

To State: 
Virginia
To County: 
Franklin

Transcription/Proofing Info

Transcriber: 
Michael Ellis
Transcription Date: 
February, 2014
Proof Date: 

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