This Day in Georgia Civil War History
September 07, 1863
Richmond Newspaper Published Item on Georgia Reserves
The Richmond Times Dispatch published an item on the Georgia Reserves being ready to march at a moment’s warning.
The Georgia reserves. Atlanta, Sept. 5. –Gov. Brown has issued a proclamation calling upon the State reserves to hold themselves in readiness to march at a moment’s warning. The men are to provide themselves with rations and subsistence on the march and on the day after reaching the rendezvous. The Ladies’ Atlanta Hospital Association gave a dinner to one thousand of the Vicksburg soldiers to-day.