Letter from Calderwood, Eben S

Soldier: Calderwood, Eben S
Allegiance: Union
Unit/Service Branch: 21st Infantry
Home State: Maine
Date Written: Thursday, April 16th, 1863
Location: Baton Rouge, LA
Correspondence Type: Letter
Subjects: Family, Home, Western Theater
Link Source: http://www.mainememory.net/artifact/65830
Batonrouge April the 16, 1863

Dear Wife

I reieved A letter from you mailed May the 30 before I enclosed this so I send them both in one you wrote that Eliza had wrote me two letters I have not recieved letters from any one but you Elisha and one From Henry since we left N York tell Eliza I am sorry to hear that she is sick she must write to me if she is able I should more letters to her and others but it is A task for me to write here and I have been short of stamps. it is the same today as I wrote yesterday about George & Mary I dont know what to think if She done as he says She is all to blame and he has done as She says he is all I dont know which to believe write to Susan & Martha tell them I will come and see them when I get home keep what money you have. I will give it up to Eben
E. S. Calderwood