Daily Archives: 14 Sep ’13

14 September 1863: “The letter came to your mother by flag of truce, and brought the heartrending news that another one of my children had fallen victim to this cruel war.”

Item Description: Letter, dated 14 September 1863, from William H. Battle to his son Kemp Plummer Battle, in which William discusses the death of his son, Wesley Lewis Battle. Item Citation:  Letter dated 14 September 1863, from folder 49 in … Continue reading

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