2nd Maine Regiment

Creator(s)

Daniel McRuer

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Contributing Institution

Maine State Archives

Document Type

Text

Identifier

15-46336-F008-I001

Description

Dr. Daniel McRuer reports to Governor Washburn on the disorganization of the 2nd Regiment and the lack of food, clothing, medical care, and shelter.

"Their clothing is in a very ragged condition...their food I found to be very bad indeed...it was both mouldy and weevily...the poor sick soldiers are obliged to sleep on the damp ground..."

Exact Creation Date

8-16-1861

Language

English

Other Location

Washington, D.C.

Keywords

Civil War; Correspondence; 2nd Maine Regiment; Supplies

Disciplines

History | Military History | United States History

1861-08-16  Dr. Daniel McRuer reports to Governor Washburn on the disorganization of the 2nd Regiment

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