1863 July 15
 

General Hospital
Savannah, Georgia
July 15, 1863

My dear wife,

I write to let you know that I have got the measles, but I think I am doing well.  I am treated just well enough.  They ain’t made me sick much yet.

You must write to me.  I write this lying down.

So, good-bye.

W. H. Harden