McLeod Diary

McLeod Diary

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town where we could see lots of Yankees & their forts & they would shoot at us & we at them & about one hour later we left our picket post one at a time until we all left & the Yanks a looking at us & we marched 7 or 8 miles & camped all night & on the 30 we marched about 18 miles & camped & went through a town

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called Courtland about 12 oclock that day & on the 31st we marched 16 miles & went through a town called tuscumbia on the tennessee River & camped all night & 1st of November was tuesday we were mustered for pay & lay up all day & we lay up at that camp until the seventh 7 & then we moved about 2 miles on