McLeod Diary

McLeod Diary

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money & on the 10 we left Corinth [Mississippi] to go to Tupelo [Mississippi] & marched 20 miles & camped near Boonville & on the 11 we marched 20 miles & camped at Guntown & on the 12 we marched 13 miles & got to Tupelo & then marched about 3 miles & camped & we made the march on the Rail Road & on the 13 we lay up all day. 14 we moved a mile

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& went to winter quarters & on the 15 I was very unwell & reported sick & wrote a letter to Miss Nel gillen & nothing transpired of any importance until on the 20. That day I sent up my application for a furlough & on the 23 it came back approved & I went down to the depot & got my transportation & staid all night & on the