Letter from John Wheaton to his sister, Avis (Wheaton) Owen, dated January 28, 1865. In this letter, he discusses his impressions of the locals and African Americans and looting a house. In the March 12, 1865 letter, he discusses his health.
Military Service Note
Wheaton, John. Served in 136th New York Infantry, Company B. Entered service as Corporal. Discharged as First Sergeant.