Showing category: Overland Campaign (drive to Richmond) (see recent posts)
The people of New York did well by the soldiers in aiding them to celebrate the day with the proper spirit and the customary observances.

Cecil Whig (Elkton), November 26, 1864, p.2

We have received from Lieut. W. G. Purnell, of this Regiment, which is now before Petersburg, a list of casualties...

Cecil Whig (Elkton), July 23, 1864, p.2