Feb 14th 1863
Dear Wife i got a letter from you this
Weak an it found me Well an I was Glad
to hear tha you Was Well i find nothing
new to Write to you only this mornings
Paper Ses that Will have Peace before
long i hope it may be So for i Want to
see you so bad tell i dont no What to do
you must Name that Boy Alfred Colquett
an take Good Care of him tell i get to see
him i Want you to send me youre
picture By .Lut. Walker an tell your
Mother that i Want hern an tell
her that She Dont like me But i like
her an i Want her to Send me her
Picture an tell all of my folks that
i Want all of them that Will to send
me there picturs for i Want to see
them So bad that it would do me
Good to see there Picturs
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Dear Wife rite Son an Write me all
the news i Went to Guinia station
to get my Box but it is not Come
no[r] i Cant hear from it
tell all of the famley that i Want to
see them But Gods noes when i Will
see them tell them that tha must
Write to me tell youre mother father
An Babe howdy for me tell mack
& doll that i ancerd there letter
yestiddy an tha must Write soon
as tha get my letter i Will Close
Bying i Still Remian youre
Dear T W G Inglet
Give my love to Father an mother
an tell them to rite to me
T W G Inglet
to his Love
Martha Ann Inglet

February 14, 1863


Company C, 28 GA Infantry
Private; Corporal


Wife of Thomas Inglet


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Transcription/Proofing Info

Andrea Cudworth and Michael Ellis
Transcription Date: 
February, 2012
Michael Ellis
Proof Date: 
December, 2012

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