Letter from Frederick and Christian Bush to George Bush dated October 23, 1863. In this letter, they discusses the status of their regiment, seeing dead bodies from the Battle of Falling Waters (July 1863), agriculture, and hunting.
Military Service Note
Bush, Christian. Eaton. Enlisted in company D, Seventh Cavalry, Aug. 15, 1862, at Eaton Rapids, for 3 years, age 25. Mustered Nov. 13, 1862. Promoted Corporal. Killed in action at Winchester, Va., Sept. 19, 1864. Bush Frederick. Eaton. Enlisted in company D, Seventh Cavalry, August 15, 1862, at Eaton, for 3 years, age 18. Mustered Nov. 13, 1862. Promoted to Corporal Sept., 1864. Killed in action at Hawes Shop, Va., May 28, 1864.