Mifflin family papers 1689-1877
John W. Burke memoir
Burke, John W., ca. 1834-1864
This memoir, tentatively attributed to John W. Burke, documents one man's Civil War service. The writing style vividly conveys the emotions of the battlefield, the sights and smells of death, and the trivia of daily life in camp.
The material is in English.
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