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Diary entry by James N. Woodbury, 9th Regiment, Co C., written near Ripley, Mississippi – June 11, 1864

June 11, 2014 - 9:00am -- Anonymous (not verified)

Start for Lawrence 42 miles from here[.] the enemy follow us all the time[.] we get 14 miles from Ripley and are taken prisoners and marched back to Ripley[.]

Citation: June 11, 1864 James Woodbury Diary, May – October 1864. Diary and miscellaneous letters and papers, 1862-1908. Minnesota Historical Society. [P1091]