Letter from Hattie Crane to her in-laws dated September 17, 1862. In this letter, she discusses Emory Crane's health (including his bout with Typhoid Fever).
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).