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McLeod Diary

McLeod Diary

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Sept

2 we went to making breast workes & worked all day until night & we lay down & took our nights sleep for the firs in several & it rained & on the 3 we were releaved & went down the rail Road 5 miles to meat a Raid & got their Just at night & I went out on piqet duty. The 4 I was releaved & went back to camp & we had rosten ears and peanuts

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Sept

& fresh pork lots of it & we lay up all day & we had preaching in camp & on the 5 we had orders to go back to the front & we started back & John Underhill & U.R. Durrence deserted & it was a hot day & we got to our journeys end & struck camp & on the 6 we cleaned up our camp ground & it rained & the Yankees fell back & on the 7 I went off &