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In Missouri

James writes to tell his father of the 1st Nebraska Infantry’s assignments in Missouri. The unit was assigned to guard military supplies in Warsaw until a wagon train could remove them to safer territory. They were successful in doing so … Continue reading

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Letters of James Edward Cox [Cock]

Charles F. Cock was not the only member of his immediate family to serve in the Civil War. His older brother, James Edward, also enlisted in the Union Army. James Edward Cox had earlier moved to Otoe County, Nebraska where … Continue reading

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