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Guide to the Bruce Elmore Diaries, RG 296

Listed by: Dwayne Cox

Date: 9-23-99


Date Span: 1863-1865

Size of Collection: 3 items

Biographical Sketch: Sgt. Elmore served in the 143rd New York Infantry, the Sullivan County regiment, during the Civil War.

Scope / Content: The diaries cover the period between April 1863 and February 1865 and describe the life of this soldier in detail: homesickness, combat, illness, and troop movements.


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