Manuscripts/Mixed Material Letter from Tilton C. Reynolds to Juliana Smith Reynolds, August 17, 1864
Camp of 105 P.V.V.
Near Deep Bottom Va
It has been nearly a week Since I wrote to you and has been equally as long a time Since I recd any news from you. Since my last we have changed our base considerable having moved from the front of the Petersburg on to the Peninsula. We embarked at City 1st on the 13th inst & landed at deep Bottom on the morning of the 14th.
We have had some pretty severe fighting Since we came and yesterday our Regt suffered a loss which can never be replaced. Capt Craig while gallantly leading the Brigade into action was mor