McLeod Diary

McLeod Diary




& went around in their rair & went to a little town called the Spring hill [Tennessee] & formed our line & their was a rite smart fight & the Yankees left & we staid all night & on the 30 we left their & went on to franklin [below Nashville, Tennessee] & their was a bloody fight & Sam Handcock was killed & I give out that day & had to be halled in an ambulance



the fight lasted from two hours by sun until midnight & the Yanks left their & on the 1 of December was Thursday we lay up all day at franklin [Tennessee] & on the 2 we left & went to a little place called trynne [Triune] & camped & on the 3 we left their & went in 6 miles of murfresborough [Murfreesboro] & camped & I got my supper at a mans house by