Michigan in the Civil War

Mattoon, Gershom W.

The collection contains a letter to W. H. Jackson (Dec. 12, 1908) and an accompanying letter (Dec. 17, 1927) from Jackson, reminiscing about the Battle of Cedar Creek. Mattoon, of Durand, Mich., served in Company E, 6th Michigan Cavalry. Jackson served in the 1st New York Dragoons.