Letter from Emory Crane to his brother and sister dated January 30, 1862. In this letter, he discusses his health, visiting family, "Camp Michigan", and family news.
Military Service Note
Crane, John E. Hillsdale County. Enlisted in company C, First Infantry, Sept. 30, 1861, at Hillsdale, for 3 years, age 25. Mustered Nov. 19, 1861. Died of disease in hospital at Fort Monroe, Va., Sept. 21, 1862 (Brown Book inaccurately states July 4, 1862).