[written above date]
Hd. Qs. 3d Div. 2nd Corps
Lieut. Shields is feeling very bad today, all quiet in the Rapidan except in [occasional] [picked shot] they probably [illegible]
the pills we gave them as they gave them a very spiteful disposition, this afternoon visited the Corps Hospital arrived and
[illegible] the mail. No letter for me, Col. Pierce cannot be [moved] the 7th Va. [illegible] went home today on a 30 day
leave of absence, they have reinlisted.
Fine day all quiet on the Rapidan. In the evening received letter from [home] also wrote home.