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" ... position, repulsed and routed a numerically superior force of the enemy, composed of the flower of the Southern army, commanded by their ablest generals, and fought by them with all the desperation of despair. In numbers engaged no such contest ever... "
Four years in the saddle: History of the First Regiment, Ohio Volunteer ... - Page 46
1898 - 398 pages
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Recollections with the Third Iowa Regiment

Lieut. S. D. Thompson - 1864
...ever took place on this continent. In importance of result, but few such battles have taken place in the world. Whilst congratulating the brave and gallant soldiers, it becomes the especial duty of the General commanding to make mention of the brave wounded and those killed on the...
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Military History of Ulysses S. Grant: From April, 1861, to April, 1865, Volume 1

Adam Badeau - United States - 1868
...despair. In numbers engaged no such contest ever took place on this continent. In importance of result but few such have taken place in the history of the...killed upon the field. Whilst they leave friends and relations to mourn their loss, they have won a nation's gratitude and undying laurels not to be forgotten...
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Life and Public Services of General Ulysses S. Grant: From His Boyhood to ...

Charles A. Phelps - Presidents - 1868 - 344 pages
...despair. In numbers engaged, no such contest ever took place on this continent; in importance of result, but few such have taken place in the history of the...special notice of the brave wounded and those killed on the field. AYhilst they leave friends and relations to mourn their loss, they have won a nation...
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LIFE AND PUBLIC SERVICES OF ULYSSES S. GRANT, FROM HIS BIRTH TO THE PRESENT ...

CHARLES A. PHELPS - 1872
...despair. In numbers engaged, no such contest ever took place on this continent; in importance of result, but few such have taken place in the history of the...special notice of the brave wounded and those killed on the field. Whilst they leave friends and relations to mourn their loss, they have won a nation to...
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Index to the Miscellaneous Documents of the House of Representatives

House of Representatives fo rthe First Session of the Forty-Fourth Congress - 1876
...adjutant-general, Rawlins, congratulated ilie Army, April 8, 1062, and said : " In importance of result, but few such have taken place in the history of the world." Vicksburgh within reach and could then have been reduced : "The Army that had been concentrated was...
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The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union ...

United States. War Dept, Robert Nicholson Scott, Henry Martyn Lazelle, George Breckenridge Davis, Leslie J. Perry, Joseph William Kirkley, John Sheldon Moodey - Confederate States of America - 1884
...engaged, no such contest ever took place on this coiiti. nent; in importance of results, but lew such Lave taken place in the history of the world. Whilst congratulating...notice of the brave wounded and those killed upon the iield. Whilst they leave friends and relatives to mourn their loss, they have won a nation's gratitude...
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Military History of Ulysses S. Grant: From April, 1861, to April, 1865, Volume 1

Adam Badeau - United States - 1885
...despair. In numbers engaged no such contest ever took place on this continent. In importance of result but few such have taken place in the history of the...killed upon the field. Whilst they leave friends and relations to mourn their loss, they have won a nation's gratitude and undying laurels not to be forgotten...
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From the tannery to the White house. Story of the life of Ulysses S. Grant

William Makepeace Thayer - 1885
...despair. In numbers engaged, no such contest ever took place on this continent. In importance of result, but few such have taken place in the history of the world." demoralized; but General Halleck opposed the measure. Besides, General Halleck wanted to show the country...
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The life of General U. S. Grant: his early life, military achievements, and ...

Loomis T. Palmer - 1885 - 772 pages
...despair. In numbers engaged, no such contest ever took place on this continent. In Importance of result, but few such have taken place in the history of the world." Three years after, General Sherman, in a speech delivered at St. Louis, on the I9th of July, 1865,...
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The Life of General U.S. Grant: His Early Life, Military Achievements, and ...

Loomis T. Palmer - Generals - 1885 - 772 pages
...despair. In numbers engaged, no such contest ever took place on this continent. In importance of result, but few such have taken place in the history of the world." Three years after, General Sherman, in a speech delivered at St. Louis, on the lyth of July, 1865,...
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