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Opening: 90 verso, 91 recto
Date(s) of entries: August 10 to 13, 1864
Author: William Cline
Content: Diary

Number: MSN/CW 8007-1

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     Auguste 10th 1864 this day ware canonadinge all Day ande a Heavey Rain comenced a Boute 3 oc ande lasted till Darke one sixtey pou pounde gun came upe on the cares to Day Heavey skermishing comencede in fronte to nighte ate 8 oclock,

     Auguste 11 1864 Heavey Skermishinge all nighte Bute none a thro the Day excpte artilery a nother Harde Rain ate 3 oclock today comenced Skermishing tonighte again in fronte


     Auguste 12 /64 Heavey artilery firinge all Day Bute now particulars lernde they say thate Half of atlantey is Dis stroyed By Hour Shells Boyes is within 2 Hundred yardes of the Rebels Breste workes ande the line of Batel is within 5 Hundred yardes of the Rebels fortes

     Auguste 13th 1864 Coole ande plesente today Some verey Heavey canonadinge today Bute generely quiete Capten Hinson [i.e., Capt. Henry Hinson, Co. B, 73rd Ohio Infantry] Returnde to the Regemente on the 12 of Auguste 1864

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