Letter from Jerome Kroll to his parents dated February 23, 1863. In this letter, he discusses the status of his regiment, the status of family and friends serving on the front, and the weather.
Military Service Note
Kroll, Jerome, Lansing. Enlisted in company A, Twentieth Infantry, July 30, 1862, at Lansing, for 3 years, age 21. Mustered Aug. 18, 1862. Corporal July 29, 1864. Taken prisoner near Petersburg, Va., July 30, 1864. Paroled Feb. 21, 1865. Returned to company April 13, 1865. Mustered out at DeLaney House, D.C., May 30, 1865.