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Charles H. Ruggles, Civil War Letter Regarding Prisoners Taken by Mosby's Rangers

 Collection
Collection Number: A&M.1147
Overview Letter written by Charles H. Ruggles to a Mr. Lossing (possibly Benson J. Lossing), dated 26 November 1864. Ruggles asks Lossing to inquire of Colonel Milford at Fortress Monroe regarding the location and status of Majors David Ruggles and Edwin Moore, Union Army paymasters who had been taken prisoner by Mosby's Rangers during the Greenback Raid on the railroad between Harpers Ferry and Martinsburg on 14 October 1864. Collection contains a user copy. Please see "Historical Note" for further...
Dates: 1864

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  • Subject: Jefferson County, (W. Va.) X
  • Names: Mosby, John Singleton, 1833-1916 X