Letter from Eugene Stocking to his parents dated October 4, 1863. In this letter, he describes his battlefield experiences at Kelly's Ford, Middleburg, Upperville, Williamsport, Boonsboro, Manassas Gap, and Brady Station. He also discusses various skirmishes, the status of his regiment, deceased soldiers, food, the weather, prisoners of war, and tobacco.
Military Service Note
Stocking, Eugene. Served with 1st U.S. Cavalry. Mustered out as Corporal.