Letters from William H.H. Cook and Joseph Cook to George H. Cook dated October 7, 1861. In the first letter, William H.H. Cook discusses George's health, visiting family, his furlough, and the status of his regiment. In the second letter, Joesph Cook discusses his health and visiting.
Military Service Note
Cook, William H.H. Riley. Enlisted in company B, Third Cavalry, Sept. 24, 1861, at Riley, for 3 years, age 24. Mustered Oct. 3, 1861. Died of disease at new Madrid, Mo., March 24, 1862. Buried in National Cemetery at Memphis, Tenn.