Sumner A. Holway Diaries

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Sumner A. Holway

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Contributing Institution

Maine State Archives

Identifier

C311204

Description

Diary (2 of 2) kept by Sumner Ansel Holway of Bingham, Somerset County, Maine during the year 1863 in which he records his daily activity as a private in the 1st Maine Cavalry, Company H.

Holway writes of his experiences in Virginia, including the battles of Middletown, 2nd Bull Run, Antietam, Chan­cellorsville, Brandy Station, and the Battle of Aldie, where he received a leg wound that removed him from the war.

Broad Creation Date

1863

Language

English

Location

Bingham; Somerset County

Disciplines

History | Military History | United States History

Civil War Diary of Sumner Ansel Holway, 1st ME Cavalry, 1863

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