[from the diary of the Rev. Francis E. Butler, chaplain of the 25th New Jersey]
Sun 28. Lovely day, held Sbat. services in hosps. & buried poor
Post in morng. A large voluntary regt! Service in P.M. – preached
on Let me die death of right, &c. Good prayer meetg. in Mess tent
in eveg – Baloon look bright & clear in blue sky.
[transcript by Mary Roy Dawson Edwards]