Transcription of the Diary of Edward Hill, April 15, 1864 - May 2, 1864

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Friday, April 15

No entry

Saturday, April 16

Raining to day have concluded my arrangements to leave for the front to morrow. visited with Adelina in the after noon. in the evening she gave me a magnificent supper a parting one. a pleasant time, but sad good bye

Sunday, April 17

Beautiful morning left in Company with Maj Sabin for the front at 9:45 a.m. Madam offered me her carriage it being so early I declined    a pleasant journey   arrived in camp at 3 P.M. found all well

Monday, April 18 – Sunday, May 1

No entries

Monday, May 2

Brigade Dress parade broken up by a storm. A dearest letter to night from Adelina


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