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Regiment: 17th Michigan Infantry Battles Mentioned: Historical Figures:
Camp Sumpter G. A. June 2nd /64 Dear friends and all Again I have taken my seat to write you a few lines. I am still above ground & in good health, I wrote and before since I was taken prisoner so you will know the particulars before you get this, we got to this place the 29d of last month. It is very warm here, yesterday we had a hard thunder showers, Isaac was not taken at the time I was & I have not heard from him since, I want to hear from you just as soon as possible Direct to Camp Sumpter, Sumpter Co G.A. love to all from your affectionate son Byron [On Envelope:] David Anthony [torn away] Bedford Calhoun Co Mich Prisoner of War [ ? ] H. W.