Henry H. Dedrick Civil War Papers
Letter, 1863 July 11

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Dedrick to his wife
Date: 1863 July 11, letter fragment
Place: unknown

Dear Lissa
As I had forgot to let you know that Joseph Grass was killed at the fight at Gettysburg. I first heard that he was only wounded but since I have that he was killed. I want you to show this to William Grass. All the creek boys is well. I don't know where James Padgett is. He came to us when we was at Winchester and they kept him with the Regiment until we got to Shepherdstown and then I don't know where he went. We have marching orders. They have taken all the guards in from peoples houses...