Sylvester Baker Diary, 20th Maine Regiment, Co.D

Creator(s)

Sylvester Baker

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Contributing Institution

Maine State Archives

Identifier

C302608

Description

Letter from Sylvester Baker writing to his mother from the Spotsylvania battlefield in 1864.

"We have had a hard fight and I am still alive and well. We have lost about 150 men in this fight we have nine line officers left."

Exact Creation Date

5-18-1864

Language

English

Letter to mother, May 18, 1864

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