In this letter to his father, Evans writes that his company was inspected by General Osterhaus and that his company is part of the 13th Army Corp led by General Gordon Granger. He also writes that the rest of the 96th Ohio Volunteer Infantry is with the 16th Army Corp at Fort Gaines on the other side of Mobile Bay.
A typed transcript follows the original handwritten letter in this digital file.
Evans, Thomas L., "Thomas L. Evans letter to his father from Fort Morgan, Alabama, March 9, 1865" (1865). Thomas L. Evans Civil War Correspondence. 131.
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Thomas L. Evans Papers (SPC-972-0007_09_12_18650309)