A letter from Camp Chantilly, Fairfax Courthouse, Virginia, from William A. Allen, a corporal in the 27th Maine Infantry, addressed to "Friend Benton." (S. Benton Emery)
The letter discusses taking home a rifle and pistol when his enlistment is up.
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