Letter from Cyrus Lewis to Mack Ewing dated December 26, 1861. In this letter, he describes the fort and life as a soldier.
Military Service Note
Lewis, Cyrus H. (Veteran), Woodbridge. Enlisted in Company E, First Missouri Engineers, Aug. 19, 1861 at Adrian for 3 years. Mustered Aug. 31, 1861. Re-enlisted Jan. 4, 1864 at Nashville, Tenn. Mustered Feb. 19, 1864.