Civil War death notification
Captain Parson's letter to Sarah Brown is direct, blunt, and graphic. See 'Singular Fidelity of a Dog on the Battlefield' (Philadelphia Inquirer, 19 December 1862, page 1; also see Saturday Evening Post 27 December 1862) for Covode's report.
Civil War "Widows' Pensions" Updated
War of 1812 Pension Files Free Updated