McBride2

Transcription: 

Virginy August 28
Camp Raphanock
Dear wife I take this one more
privilege to drop you a few lines
to let you no that how I am I
am not verry well at this time
but am able to be a bught
I have got the dihiraer I be
glad to heare from you as I have
not heard from you Since I Seen
you I am a long ways from you now
I am 15 miles a bove gordinvill
in Cite of the blue Ridge this morning
in rout for Jackson but our order
dos not ex tend beond this place
we may get forth> order if we do
not we will Stay here we are in
warkers bigade out fare to day
cracker and fat meete I have
passed over a menny hill and
rock Since I left home yiu
must remember me in all your Prayes
that I may return to yiu Safe
father I want you and all the
rest to remember me I want you
to rite to me as Soon as you get this
without fail and let me no how you
all are geting along A D McBride

Date: 
Date Note: 
28 August [1862]

Author(s)

Unit: 
Company G, 48th NC Infantry
Rank: 
Private

Recipient(s)

Other: 
Andrew D. McBride's Wife

From

From State: 
Virginia
From Municipality: 
From County: 
Orange
From Note: 
Camp Rappahannock, 15 miles from Gordonsville

To

To State: 
North Carolina
To County: 
Bladen

Transcription/Proofing Info

Transcriber: 
Michael Ellis
Transcription Date: 
March, 2009
Proofer: 
Michael Ellis
Proof Date: 
March, 2009

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