Private William Boddy"s Civil War journal

empty saddles-- empty sleeves--
  • 181 Pages
  • 2.88 MB
  • English
TiffCor Pub. , Altoona, Iowa
Boddy, William, 1843-1918 -- Diaries., United States. Army. Illinois Infantry Regiment, 92nd (1862-1865), Soldiers -- Illinois -- Diaries., United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives., Illinois -- History -- Civil War, 1861-


United States, Ill

Statementedited by Robert E. Berkenes.
ContributionsBerkenes, Robert E. 1953-
LC ClassificationsE505.5 92nd .B63 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination181 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL732816M
LC Control Number97122624

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