Turner S. Bailey diary, 1861

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Title

Turner S. Bailey diary, 1861

Subject

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

United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

Bailey, Turner S., 1841-1913

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

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

1860-1870

Description

Bailey, of Epworth, Iowa, was mustered into the 3rd Iowa Infantry, Company A in June 1861 and spent the rest of the year moving around Missouri, engaging in a number of skirmishes. He served as a cook, forager, and clerk of muster rolls.

Creator

Bailey, Turner S., 1841-1913

Publisher

University of Iowa. Libraries. Special Collections Dept.

Date

1861

2012-05

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