letter 26-Wife from Wm Eaegle Camp Davidson 03-30-1864

Camp. Davidson. March 30th /64

Dear wife

                   I now seat myself to

write a fiew lines to you to

let you know that i am well

at present and hope when

this reaches you it will find

you enjoying the same blessing

we have had some cold weather

since i came here but it is

a getting some warmer now

we have to drill very day

in the forenoon and in the

afternoon and the officers has

to drill in the morning about

one hour. but the colonel is

gone away now there will be

some big times here i expect

            Sam Shaw and lem

is tight nearly all the time

sam has been in the guard