R.C. Lipsey, Treasurer
Lexington, Miss., 3/27 1908 )
Miss Kate Arwnistead )
Esteemed unknown Miss )
Yours of the 16th
delayed for information. R.H. Gage corporal
enlisted in Confederate Service in the Spring of
1862, in Dr Ivey Harrington Company of this county."
Succeeded by Capt James Walton, Frank Pope & others
as Captains, Co K. 29th Miss Regt. Gen Walthalls
Brige. Army of Tenn, The commond went from
Granada to Corinth Miss, where Matthew Gage
join the regt Just in time for the battle
Both Bob, and Mat were in the Ky. Tenn,"
Ala, and Georgia campa[i]gns,. Understand Bob
was wounded either ar Chicamougo, "River of
death", or Lookout Mountain, from which the
was disabled for life, (wounded in right arm)"
From best information each served about
Two, and one half - As to the exact date of Mats
death don't know, towards last of Sept, or 1st
of Oct 1865.)
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