McLeod Diary

McLeod Diary

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Dec

in the evening & it a raining & we on a high hill & their was a shot come through our works and shot off our adjutants head & wounded 2 more men & I had to leave the works & take to a tree in the rear & their I staid until the Yanks come & broke our lines & was coming over the hill & then we all had to run about 2 miles

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Dec

to get away & over a high mountain & we rallied at Breadwood Station [Brentwood Station] on the pike & R R about 4 miles from the place we started & the Capt. & W. Carlton, H C Surrency was missing & never come up & we went in 3 miles of Franklin [Tennessee] & camped all night & it a raining & all hands tired down & on the