May 15th, 1863.
I have just got a pass to go to town tonight & I can now send my letter I want you to be shure to send me those things by Express as soon as posible. for I am in Great need of them I am Commisary Sergent for our Co.
P.S. Today I have been promoted to 1st Sergent and have had considerable drilling to do. My feet wont stand it. please get some wash of the Dr for me & send me my bottle of medicine in the express package.
I am & ___
P. S. Please send my Slippers