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|Abstract||W. G. Allen (1824-1867), an army chaplain with the 5th Georgia Infantry Regiment, wrote letters to his wife, Georgia Anne Swilling, from Chattanooga, Tenn., and Missionary Ridge, Tenn., from July to October 1863. Also included is one letter, 1866, written from Americus, Ga.|
|Creator||Allen, W. G. (William George), 1824-1867.|
|Curatorial Unit||University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.|
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W. G. Allen (William George) (1824-1867) was an army chaplain with the 5th Georgia Infantry Regiment with Jackson's Brigade. He was married to Georgia Anne Swilling and had at least seven children.Back to Top
This collection consists of letters from W. G. Allen to his wife, Georgia Anne Swilling, from Chattanooga, Tenn., and Missionary Ridge, Tenn., from July to October 1863. Also included is on letter, 1866, written from Americus, Ga.Back to Top