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MS-138: Oscar D. Ladley Papers
ms138_01_04_09; United States--Civil War; Belle Plain (Virginia); Promotion; Contraband
Letter to Oscar Ladley's family from Belle Plain, Virginia. Oscar writes about marching from Stafford C.H. to Bell [sic] Plain Landing, getting a promotion, and questions about home. He also writes about a new "contraband cook," Rufus, that joined his regiment.
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