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

Cox.s Mills W Va
Aug 4th 1864

G.W. Brown Q.M. General
Dear Sir

As we are getting searer (unsure) of ammunition I desire that Yours forward the gov Brounds [sic] of ear to Ellenborough Ritchie Co W Va 58 in Col (unsure)

Yours with respect
John H. Bush

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

Militia Box 05, Folder 6

West Virginia Archives and History