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Comer family Civil War letter

Identifier: MS-0410
One letter from Susan Comer (Russell) to her husband, Alexander T. C. Comer, Assistant Surgeon. The letter was written from Winchester, Virginia. The letter contains personal and family news, including mention of a ball given by General Chapman's staff, a wedding, and a sleigh ride.


  • 1865 January 25


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Biographical / Historical

Dr. Alexander T. C. Comer. Commissioned an officer (Assistant Surgeon) 9th New York 9th Cavalry Regiment; mustered in on 08 Apr 1863.Mustered out on 17 July 1865 at Cloud's Mills, VA.

Physical Location

Manuscripts Stacks

Repository Details

Part of the Virginia Military Institute Archives Repository

VMI Archives
Preston Library
Lexington VA 24450