with W. L. B. Jenney letter 11/25/62
Dixon April the 6 1862.
I halve got an honerable discharge from Cheeneyes batrey for disability I have a famoley of five children and am obliged to soport them by dais worke. I wish to do what I can for my country and at the same time assist my Famoley Is thare a place in the state that you can give me for a recomend I would refur you to Cap John T. Ceeney and the within from the Engeniers of Memphis
Respectfuley yours S S Leach
S S Leach
Dixon April 6 1863.
Was discharged from the service for disability is very poor - has a wife & five children wishes a position of some kind.
Ans April 10 63
none in the gift of this Dept. - throw blame on Treasurer
Recd Ex O April 9 1863.