Pettigrew Gen Hosp No 13
Ward Anderson
Raleigh N.C Feb 3rd /65

Dear father I
will drop you A few lines
to let you hear from
me I am yet A mend
ing I am Near A bout
as well as Ever I hope
those few lines may com
e safe to hand and find
you and all the Family
Well Cousin Ed Was
Over to see me jus today
He is well. I asked the
Dr to Transfer me to
The No 8 Hospt He told
he would if that [1]
[?]spt was not A
going to be Broke
up he says that the
No 8 I going to be Broke
[page 2]
He seemed perfactly
Willing to transfer me
James Wilson has got
back hear in the Hosp
in Ward He tol
d me that he did not
get no Furlow he says
he run the Block[ade?]
and went home I have no
News of great Importance
To Write I got A Letter
From ben A day or 2 A
Go he was sick I have no
News to Write. Write soon
give my love to Mother Puss
Nancy and all the Family
I hear A great Deel of [?] [2]
A bout Peace
I will close by saying I rem
ain your son T.C. Wester
To Father

  1. page damaged in lower left margin
  2. page damaged in lower right margin
February 3, 1865


Co. B, 13th North Carolina Infantry
Private; later sergeant
Residence (County): 
Franklin County, NC


Residence (County): 
Franklin County, NC


From State: 
North Carolina
From Municipality: 
From Note: 
"Petigrews gen Hospt No 13, Ward Anderson"


To State: 
North Carolina
To County: 

Transcription/Proofing Info

Barbara Jones
Transcription Date: 
October, 2011
M. Ellis
Proof Date: 
December, 2011

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