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William H. Beach, memoir

in reference to September 1862

“At Middletown, halted an hour at noon. Here the churches and all other available buildings were filled with the wounded from South Mountain. The battle had been fought on the 14th.”


Name: William H. Beach

Unit: 1st Regiment New York (Lincoln) Cavalry, Co. F&B

Document Information

Type: Memoir


  • Hospitals/Medical Care

Event Location: Middletown, Frederick Co., MD

Document Origin: N/A


Beach, William H. The First New York (Lincoln) Cavalry: from April 19, 1861 to July 7, 1865. New York: Lincoln Cavalry Association, 1902, 172.