Thursday, January 24, 2013

1863 January 12 Stone's River ' Murfreesboro

[from the diary of Captain William B. Hunter, Co. B., 97th Ohio]

     Jan. 12, ’63.
Clear & warm to-day.
Mr. Elliott buried at 3 P.M.
     At 4 P.M. ordered to be
ready to march, with 2
day’s rations in Havre-
sacks, at a moments notice.
At Tattoo (7 P.M.) notified
that we would march at
1 A.M. to-morrow.

[transcript by Mary Roy Dawson Edwards]

MSS 10547-bm

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