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McLeod Diary

McLeod Diary

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15 July

got divided & I was on the right end of it and that end went further on the right so that part never suffered as much as the left of the Regt did but we got scattered so bad until we done nothing & the Yanks they just fusilalled in with their camps & small armes & we had to back rite off but our loss was so heavy until we would not try them again so we lay their

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July 16

to see if they would try us until night or nearly so & they would not be we was led off a few hundred yards & lay their all night & on the 23 we were a little to the left where Gen. Clelern here fought them on the day before & we went to make breast workes and we got the best of the workes made & I went over the Battlefield that evening & late in