In this letter to his parents, Evans writes that he is now a captain for Company C and describes his quarters positively. He also writes briefly of his company's strength (over 90 men) and the consolidation of the regiment.
A typed transcript follows the original handwritten letter in this digital file.
Evans, Thomas L., "Thomas L. Evans letter to his parents from Ohio Volunteer Infantry 96th camp at mouth of the White River, Arkansas, January 1, 1865" (1865). Thomas L. Evans Civil War Correspondence. 124.
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Thomas L. Evans Papers (SPC-972-0007_09_02_18650101)