Letter from Daniel Dillabaugh to Amori B. Cook dated March 18, 1862. In this letter, he discusses the status of his regiment, his impressions of the Confederate Army and African Americans, farming, and food.
Military Service Note
Dillabough, Daniel. Clinton County. Enlisted in company B, Eighth Infantry, Aug. 16, 1861, at St. Johns, for 3 years, age 18. Mustered Sept. 23, 1861. Wounded in action at Alexandria, Va., Sept. 1, 1862. No further record. Dillabaugh, Daniel. Enlisted in company C, Fifth Cavalry, Jan. 1, 1864, at St. Charles, for 3 years, age 21. Mustered Jan. 11, 1864. Joined regiment at Stevensburg, Va., Sept. 29, 1864. Transferred to company G, Seventh Cavalry, June 2, 1865. Transferred to company A, First Cavalry, Nov. 17, 1865. Mustered out at Salt Lake City, U.T., March 10, 1866.