Authors

Frank L. Lemont

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Description

Letter from Frank L. Lemont to his mother J.S. Lemont, May 5, 1862. In it he tells her of the Siege of Yorktown and his experiences with battle along with other military matters. He also speaks of his worries and his health at present, wishing everyone back home well.

Taken from the Paul W. Bean Collection, Box no. 277, f.5

Date

Spring 5-5-1862

City

Poquosin River, Virginia

Keywords

Environment, Civil War, Home Front, letters, letter from home, Frank L. Lemont, 5th Maine Volunteers

Disciplines

Military History | Social History

Comments

Included in this PDF is Bean's transcript of the letter. A modern version has been uploaded for the benefit of the researcher.

The style of the modern transcript is markedly different from other versions included in this digital collection and may or may not be continued.

Letter from Frank L. Lemont to J.S. Lemont, May 5, 1862

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