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Bee sends his love to his brother's family and asks that his son be taken care of "should I fall in this war."
[Annotation:] Winchester Va June 20, 1861
[body:] Love to all your little ones and MIssie _ Should I fall in this war, take care of my family and try and make my boy like his uncle and Grandfather
[annotation:] The last letter my borther wrote to me, he fell July 21, 1861 at Manassas
[annotation:The son alluded to died in 1862 at Pendleton So Ca.
[annotation] June 20, 1861
Gen B.E. Bee
I will do it_
June 20 1861
The last letter received from my Dear Brother B.E. Bee
Creator Life Dates
Barnard E. Bee, B.E. Bee, H.P. Bee, June 20, 1861, 20 June 1861, letter, will, Manassas, Pendleton
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Bee, Barnard E., "Last letter Barnard E. Bee wrote to his brother H.P. Bee, June 20, 1861" (1861). Broadus R. Littlejohn, Jr. Manuscript and Ephemera Collection. 285.
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