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Collection Correspondences of William H. Judkins
Catalog Number PA62013.36
Object Name Letter
Title Civil War Letters of William H. Judkins
Date 16 February 1862
Creator William H. Judkins
Scope & Content Handwritten letter from William "Willie" Judkins, who is serving with the 48th Regiment, Indiana Volunteer. William mustered in in Oct 1861. He is writing to his parents and younger sister.
He describes his journey from Goshen, Indiana to Paducah, Kentucky. He also describes his stay in Paducah and mentions the other regiments that he encounters during his time there. He finishes the letter with well wishes to those at home and he asked for some items to be sent to him.
Search Terms Civil War
Letters
Correspondence
Mishawaka, Indiana
Goshen, Indiana
Paducah, Kentucky
Judkins, William H.
Judkins, Willie
Colonel Eddy
General Tilghman
Fort Anderson
Fort Henry
Fort Donaldson
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