McLeod Diary

McLeod Diary

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Nov

called Florance [Alabama] & went a mile & camped for the night & on the 14 we commenced to fortify around Florance & we worked all day & finished the breast workes by night & it rained in the night & on the 15 was a cloudy ugly morning & I made a Ivery Pipe & on the 16 was an ugly & rainey day pretty much all day & on the

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Nov

17 I worked on the Breast works a little it was a cloudy day & on the 18 we got orders to be ready to start on the next morning by day light & it commenced raining & at night the order was countermanded & on the 20 it was a raining & we got orders to be ready to leave on the next morning & it a raining & my mess got a good supply of