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thoroughly equipped and prepared for the service, can hardly conceive the destitution and ragged condition of the Missouri volunteers in past time.
If I had a whole pair of breeches in my regiment at Lexington, I don't know it; but I learned there that bravery did not depend on good clothes.
I am sorry I have not written to you before, but I have been so busy I have not thought of it. Best love to all, and believe me,
Yours, as ever.
Army of West Tennessee, 12 miles southwest Savannah, and 18 miles from Corinth, Miss., March 31, 1862.
Dear Frank,—In camp again, with a good regiment and well equipped.
We are in General Prentiss's Division (twelve regiments), and I command the leading brigade.
As we are the left centre division, we expect rough work.
I have a fine brigade; my own regiment at the right, the Twelfth Michigan, Sixteenth Wisconsin, and Eighteenth Missouri forming the balance.
We arrived here on the 28th, and have a very pleasant camp,—the boys as live