“If the horrors of war cannot be seen on this battlefield they cant be seen any where. The Rebbles fought well-I will give them credit for that.” Charley Goddard, September 19 1862. From The Last Full Measure The Life and Death of the First Minnesota Volunteers by Richard Moe. New York: Avon Books, 1993 page 190. Originally from Charles Goddard, letter to mother, Sep 19 1862 Orrin F. Smith and Family Papers. Minnesota Historical Society.