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January 27, 1863: Rain Commenced Last Night

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Diary Entry:
Rain commenced to fall last night. I am detailed for Picket to day, a bad time for it.

See scanned diary pages 47 and 48.

More Information:
On January 26, President Lincoln replaced General Burnside with General Joseph Hooker. Burnside was placed in charge of the Army of Ohio in March 1863.

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