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Child of the Rebellion: West Virginia Sesquicentennial
Civil War Union Militia Correspondence


Barbour County West Virginia
July 7th 1863

To the Honorable A J Boreman Gov. West Va

Dear Sir as much as I can ascertain From the Communication of Companys in My Regt the Strength is about three Hundred after deducting out those that were Exempt By Regmental[sic] court of Enqiry

George M Yeager
Adjutant
169 Regt Va Militia

Michael Simon. Col
Burnersville
Barbour
County
Va

Transcription by James Bailes, undergraduate student enrolled in Dr. Billy Joe Peyton’s Fall 2010 “Introduction to Public History” at West Virginia State University


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