Letter from Daniel Halbert to his cousin, Maria Halbert, dated November 24, 1864. In this letter, he discusses receiving his housewife, family news, building new quarters at the fort, the election,
Military Service Note
Halbert, Daniel, Eaton County. Enlisted in company H, Sixth Infantry, Aug. 15, 1861, at Charlotte, for 3 years, age 22. Mustered Aug. 20, 1861. Re-enlisted Feb. 1, 1864, at Port Hudson, La. Mustered Feb. 25, 1864. Mustered out at New Orleans, La., Aug. 20, 1865.