William B., age 20, P.O.W. in Virginia


Notwithstanding the snow was on the ground we had to move out everything out of doors + let Division be whitewashed. Weather moderate + about 5 PM commenced raining + rained. Received a letter from Cousin Minnie Anderson dated Jany 1st/65.  *(William Hyslop Summer Burgwyn Private Collection, North Carolina State Archives)