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Near   tersburg                                                                                                                                                July the 13th, 169
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Near Petersburg                                                                            July the 13th, 18[??]
 
Mr. Cowden  
 
Mr. Cowden  
 
Dear sur
 
Dear sur
I sit down to communicate sad news to you. This morning the Lieutenant received a letter from Citty Point Hospital that Dickson was dead. I will inclose the letter in this. I cannot express my sorrow on hearing the news. His sicknes in the first place was a bad cold but he thought he wold soon be well but he got worse and was sent to the [3?] Div. Hospital. he stayed their afew days I went to see him as often as I cold. he seamed to waist away every day. he was then sent Citty Point and I hoped that with proper care he wold soon be well but alas my hopes wer vain. I feal discoraged when
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I sit down to communicate sad news to you. This morning the Lieutenant received a letter from Citty [sic] Point Hospital that Dickson was dead. I will inclose the letter in this. I cannot express my sorrow on hearing the news. His sicknes[s] in the first place was a bad cold but he thought he wold [sic] soon be well but he got worse and was sent to the 3 Div. Hospital. he stayed their afew [sic] days I went to see him as often as I cold [could]. he seamed to waist [sic] away every day. he was then sent [to] Citty Point and I hoped that with proper care he wold soon be well but alas my hopes wer]] vain. I feal discoraeed [discouraged] when

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Near Petersburg July the 13th, 18[??] Mr. Cowden Dear sur I sit down to communicate sad news to you. This morning the Lieutenant received a letter from Citty [sic] Point Hospital that Dickson was dead. I will inclose the letter in this. I cannot express my sorrow on hearing the news. His sicknes[s] in the first place was a bad cold but he thought he wold [sic] soon be well but he got worse and was sent to the 3 Div. Hospital. he stayed their afew [sic] days I went to see him as often as I cold [could]. he seamed to waist [sic] away every day. he was then sent [to] Citty Point and I hoped that with proper care he wold soon be well but alas my hopes wer]] vain. I feal discoraeed [discouraged] when