California Civil War diary of an unknown soldier, 1862-1863

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California Civil War diary of an unknown soldier, 1862-1863


Soldiers; Guards; Infantry; Wagon trains; Coins; Guards; Expense accounts; Clothing & dress; Food; Rifles; Hunting; Bulls; Rabbits; Quails; Bears; Willows; Sycamores; Oaks; Cottonwood trees; Water; Sand; Roads; Valleys; Military camps; Ranches; Indigenous peoples; Storms

United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865; Military supplies; United States. Army -- Supplies and stores; Vehicles, Military; United States. Army -- Uniforms; Water quality

Sherman, Matthew, 1827-1898; Morris, Capt.; Carlyle, Mr.

United States. Army. California Volunteer Infantry Regiment, 4th (1861-1865). Company C

United States -- California -- Camp Latham; United States -- California -- San Pedro (Los Angeles, Calif.); United States -- Arizona -- Tucson; United States -- California -- San Gabriel River; United States -- California -- Camp Wright; United States -- California -- Chino; United States -- California -- Temacula; United States -- California -- Laguna Beach; Mexico -- Baja California -- San Felipe; United States -- California -- Palm Springs



This diary belonged to an unknown soldier in Company C, 4th Infantry, California Volunteer Regiment, who was assigned to a detail guarding a wagon train carrying specie to the east.




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