Letter from Alvin Hank to Caleb Hank dated August 12, 1864. In this letter, Hank discusses his opinion on other soldiers' behavior, his opinion on Copperheads, and his consideration of military school in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Military Service Note
Hank, Alvin E. Enlisted in company D, Second Infantry, March 29, 1864, at Woodbridge, for 3 years, age 28. Mustered April 8, 1864. Missing in action near Petersburg, Va., Feb 20, 1865. Mustered out at DeLaney House, D.C., July 28, 1865.