Letter from Robert McDougall to Mack Ewing dated March 25, 1862. In this letter, he describes the status of his regiment, camp life, and the citizens around New Madrid, Missouri.
Military Service Note
McDougall, Robert (Veteran), Hillsdale county. Enlisted in company G, Second Cavalry Sept. 7, 1861 at Woodbridge, for 3 years, age 18. Mustered October 2, 1861. Re-enlisted Jan. 5, 1864, at Mosey Creek, Tenn. Mustered March 29, 1864. Wounded in action April 1, 1864. Corporal. Discharged at Detroit, Mich., June 13, 1865.