Turner S. Bailey diary, 1862

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Title

Turner S. Bailey diary, 1862

Subject

Soldiers; Military life; Military training; Military cookery; Infantry; Battlefields; Campaigns & battles; Military camps; Troop movements; War

United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865; Shiloh, Battle of, Tenn., 1862

Bailey, Turner S., 1841-1913

United States. Army. Iowa Infantry Regiment, 3rd (1861-1864). Company A

United States -- Iowa -- Epworth; United States -- Missouri; United States -- Tennessee

1860-1870

Description

Bailey, of Epworth, Iowa, was mustered into the 3rd Iowa Infantry, Company A in June 1861. After spending a year with the company in Missouri, they moved south by boat and train in the Spring of 1862 and participated in the battle of Shiloh (which he calls Pittsburg Landing). This diary contains a list of all the officers and non-commissioned men in Company A, as well as a list of Bailey's correspondents.

Creator

Bailey, Turner S., 1841-1913

Publisher

University of Iowa. Libraries. Special Collections Dept.

Date

1862

2012-05

Rights

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