Friday, September 6, 2013

On Alert at Camp Gilmore

Sunday, September 6, 1863

The Thirteenth New Hampshire Regiment engaged in review and drill at 10:00 this morning, followed by a formal review at noon. Camp Gilmore was on alert as the Confederates was rumored to be advancing upon the camp in lines.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), 200-201.

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