Sunday, January 18, 1863
The Thirteenth New Hampshire received orders to march in the evening after an inspection in the morning. However, when the appointed time had passed the Thirteenth remained in camp.1
1S. Millett Thompson, Thirteenth Regiment of New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865 : A Diary Covering Three Years and a Day (Boston, Massachusetts: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1888), 100.