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Collection Reference Number GLC03603.205
From Archive Folder Collection of Charles M. Coit, field and staff, 8th regiment, Connecticut, infantry 
Title Charles Coit to his mother and sister, describing the camp and Division Guard Mounting
Date 9 March 1863
Author Coit, George O. (fl. 1863)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Describes the camp and goes into great detail about the Division Guard Mounting. Notes his feeling of pride at seeing the 8th Regiment's bullet-pierced flag and describes "Charlie's" daily duties.
Subjects Civil War  Military History  Military Camp  Union Forces  Children and Family  Battle  
People Coit, Charles M. (1838-1878)  
Place written Virginia
Theme The American Civil War; Children & Family
Sub-collection Papers and Images of the American Civil War
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945
Civil War: Recipient Relationship Mother  Sister  
Civil War: Theater of War Main Eastern Theater  
Civil War: Unit 8th Regiment, Connecticut, infantry  
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