McLeod Diary

McLeod Diary

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Sept

17 we had a corps Review & I was then sertin we would leave in a few days & we were ready on Sunday & Sunday night about 11 oclock we left & marched all night & on the 19 we marched all day & till night we struck the West Point R.R. near a station called Telmetta & we lay down & went to sleep & about midnight we had to get up & move

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Sept

back a few hundred yards & went to sleep again & on the 20 we went to bilding breast workes & worked all day & till midnight & quit & on the 21 we worked again until 11 or 12 oclock we got orders to quit & we moved on our right a half mile & went to work again & it a raining & we worked until we got the breast workes done & then we cleaned up our ground nice