Tuesday, 1864 February 16, Stony Mountain, Virginia: “I have found out lately that I will not get out of service as soon as I expected”

[A Pennsylvania soldier stationed in Virginia writes to his mother] Signal Station, Stony Mountain [Virginia] Feb. 16th 1864 Dear Mother I have received your welcome letter of the 12th instant & also the one before—this evening—as one of the fellows … Continue reading