Derastus E.W. Myers letter [digital]
- May 11, 1863
- Myers, Derastus E. W. (Person)
Digital version of letter dated May 11, 1863, from Confederate soldier Derastus E.W. Myers to his brother and sister. The letter was written from "Camp Near Hamilton's Crossing" after the Battle of Chancellorsville; topics include death of Gen. Stonewall Jackson. Myers served as a Sergeant with the 33rd Virginia Infantry Regiment.