Friday, May 31, 2013

Rumors at Camp Bowers

Sunday, May 31, 1863

The Thirteenth New Hampshire spent their Sunday in the usual fashion, engaged in inspection, dress parade, and religious services. A rumor circulated through the camp that the Thirteenth New Hampshire would be mustered out on July 19th. 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), 163-65.

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