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Sunday September 14th [1862]

A lovely day.

Started at daylight &
crossed Catoclin Mountain
& joined the Battery about
one mile East of Middletown
at 8.A.M. While here one
of the men while watering
his horses in a mud hole
had his horses flounder in
the mud pitching him un
-derneath the horse. But after a great deal of difficulty
he extricated himself &