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John Ritland Memoirs

A First-Hand Account of the Assault on Fort DeRussy (32nd Iowa)


Albert Underwood Diary

Red River Campaign, 9th Indiana Light Artillery


Van Buren Whipple Sargent Memoirs

Includes Red River Campaign and assault on Fort DeRussy, 27th Iowa Infantry


Nathaniel Augustus Conklin Letters

173rd New York Infantry

Includes Red River Campaign, occupation of Alexandria, Bailey's Dam, Battle of Mansura

(see letters 8 through 21 for Louisiana related material)


Louisiana in the Civil War Message Board

The War of the Rebellion: Official Records