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Henry Alexander Scandrett Civil War Diary, 1862

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dc.contributor.author Scandrett, Henry Alexander
dc.date.accessioned 2017-07-14T16:06:02Z
dc.date.accessioned 2017-07-17T15:57:28Z
dc.date.accessioned 2018-03-26T19:11:14Z
dc.date.accessioned 2020-01-09T16:09:41Z
dc.date.available 2017-07-14T16:06:02Z
dc.date.available 2017-07-17T15:57:28Z
dc.date.available 2018-03-26T19:11:14Z
dc.date.available 2020-01-09T16:09:41Z
dc.date.issued 1862
dc.identifier.citation Henry Alexander Scandrett Civil War Diary, 1862, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary. en_US
dc.identifier.uri https://hdl.handle.net/10288/22265
dc.description Civil War Diary of Henry Alexander Scandrett dated 1862. The front of the diary has the entry from Jan 7, 1862 written through Thursday Jan 9, "Monday 5th of May. Was in my first battle today. About 1 o'clock PM our regiment was marched into the field. We were thrown in advance and through some blunder was not reinforced. We have lost all our company officers and our field officers are all wounded. With fifteen others I was taken prisoner and am now in William and Mary College." The narratives of the diary are sparse but seem to describe a significant amount of detail regarding his personal experience as a soldier fighting on the Virginia peninsula. en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.subject Civil War en_US
dc.subject College of William & Mary en_US
dc.title Henry Alexander Scandrett Civil War Diary, 1862 en_US
dc.type Text en_US
dc.type.genre Diaries
dc.identifier.collectionId SC 00144
dcterms.isPartOf Henry Alexander Scandrett Civil War Diary, 1862

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