Letter of condolence written by Lieutenant Sergent Frisbie Clark Fitzgerald to Daniel Cady of Rome, New York, from Camp of the 97th N.Y. Vols. Near Rappahannock Station, Virginia, November 25, 1863

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Letter of condolence written by Lieutenant Sergeant Frisbie Clark Fitzgerald to Daniel Cady of Rome, New York, from Camp of the 97th N.Y. Vols. Near Rappahannock Station, Virginia, November 25, 1863
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WASHINGTON D. C. (District of Columbia)
NOV [day unclear] 63

Daniel Cady Esq. (Cady, Daniel (Esquire))
Rome
Oneida Co.
N.Y. (New York)


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PAGE IMAGE                     Camp of the 97th N.Y. Vols. (97th Regiment, New York)
          Near Rappahannock StationVa. (Virginia)
                              Nov. 25th 186[3].
Daniel Cady Esq. (Cady, Daniel (Esquire))
                                        Sir,

                                                            I have
in my possession a book
entitled “U.S. Infantry and
rifle Tactics.” Which belonged
to your Son, Lieut Cady (Cady, Rush Palmer (Lieutenant)) ,
and as he was my best
friend, I would like the
privilege of keeping it
in rememberance of him
who so nobly died for his
country.

                    Should you grant
me the favor I ask,
it would please me very
much as Lieut Cady (Cady, Rush Palmer (Lieutenant)) > was
very highly esteemed by
the company as an officer,
and by myself as a
friend. The members
of the old company all
join in sending their


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PAGE IMAGE respects to you and Mrs Cady (Cady, Daniel (Mrs., Fidelia W. Palmer))
in rememberance of
their brave and respected
Lieut (Cady, Rush Palmer (Lieutenant)) . Sergt. Frisbie Clark
Fitzgerald (Fitzgerald, Frisbie Clark, Lieutenant Sergeant) ,
and myself desire
to be remembered to Mrs
Cady (Cady, Daniel (Mrs., Fidelia W. Palmer)) , and also to Mrs Palmer (Palmer (Mrs.)) .


          Very respectfully yours [&c]

                     Sergt W.A. Wright (Wright, W.A. (Sergeant))
           Co K (Company K) 97th Regt N.Y.C. Vols (97th Regiment, New York Cavalry)
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