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Letter- Captain Mott Hooton lies wounded in hospital!
Letter- Captain Mott Hooton lies wounded in hospital! One page ALS from a medical cadet, informing his regiment (1st Pennsylvania Reserves) of his wounding.

"Casfaris Hospital
Washington Aug. 4, 1862,
Major Painter,
Sir,
Captain Mott Hooton Co A 1st Infantry is now lying wounded at this hospital and wishes me to inform you of that fact.
It is nothing very serious but will prevent much motion for a few days.
Respectfully yours,
F A Caster
Actg Med. Cadet"
Written in pencil at the bottom:
"Please call on him if convenient F. A. C."

Comes with original envelope, in good condition with wear as shown in the photo.

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