Confederate States of America. Army. Mississippi Infantry Regiment, 11th. Company A
Letter from Richard C. Bridges to his mother concerning the guarding of batteries on the Potomac; states the probability of an attack on Manassas; describes the battle at Leesburg; asks after blankets and clothes.
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Acknowledges receipt of his parents' letter and telegram, as well as the money they sent. Explains lack of correspondence by mentioning that he was ill and busy the rest of the week. Assures his parents that every absence from class or other...