McLeod Diary

McLeod Diary

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Oct

& it rained as hard as I ever saw it rain Just before we stoped & we pitched our camp & staid all night & it rained & our ration was short & on the 4 we went to maken breast works & got them done by night 5th & we drew a plenty of rations again & all was rite once more & on the 6 we were ordered to leave at day light & it was raining & we marched 7 or 8 miles through the rain &

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Oct

it was as bad a days march as I ever made I think & we camped all night & on the 7 was a fair day & we marched 18 or 20 miles & camped & it turned cool & on the 8 we marched about 10 or 12 miles & went over the mountain & into Cedar Valley & went to Cedar town that day & camped all night & on the 8 we left that camp about 1 or 2 oclock & marched that evening & night