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American Civil War--Illinois--129th Infantry

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Joshua D. Rilea diary

 Collection — Box 71
Identifier: MS-SC1274
Scope and Contents Majority of the diary was written in 1864-1865 in Tennessee and Georgia and gives concise entries re: marching, foraging, skirmishes and battles he participated in and news of the war. Mentions actions at Chattanooga, Atlanta, Savannah. After the war regiment passed through Spottsylvania and Channcellorsville where he visits the battlefields.
Dates: Created: 1862 - 1865