The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies
United States. War Dept, Robert Nicholson Scott, Henry Martyn Lazelle, George Breckenridge Davis, Leslie J. Perry, Joseph William Kirkley, Fred Crayton Ainsworth, John Sheldon Moodey
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1892 - Confederate States of America
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A. A. HUMPHREYS ABBOT Assistant Adjutant-General Battery BENJ BIRNEY Brig Brigadier-General Broadway Landing Capt Cavalry Corps Chief of Staff City Point Colonel Commanding Fifth Connecticut Artillery Deep Bottom DEPT deserters detachment dispatch Eighteenth Army Eighteenth Army Corps Eighteenth Corps enemy Engineer Fifth Corps force front G. K. WARREN guns HDQRS HEADQUARTERS ARMY HEADQUARTERS FIFTH ARMY HEADQUARTERS SECOND ARMY Heavy Artillery Hill's corps honor to report Infantry July 11 July 29 July 30 last night Lieut Lieutenant-Colonel Major Major-General and Chief Major-General Hancock Major-General HUMPHREYS Major-General MEADE Major-General Warren morning mortars move Ninth Army Corps Ninth Corps North Carolina obedient servant p. m. Major-General Pennsylvania Petersburg picket picket-line plank road Potomac redoubt Regiment relieved respectfully Richmond SECOND ARMY CORPS Second Division sent SIGNAL STATION Tenth Army to-day to-morrow to-night U. S. GRANT VIRGINIA AND NORTH Volunteers wagons Washington WEITZEL WILLIAMS WINF'D yesterday York Troops
Page 121 - Wallace, with some odds and ends, and part of what came up with Ricketts, was so badly beaten yesterday at Monocacy, that what is left can attempt no more than to defend Baltimore. What we shall get in from Pennsylvania and New York will scarcely be worth counting, I fear. Now what I think is...
Page 170 - ... Regents at their next meeting. I append a tabular statement of Courses, number of students pursuing them, and hours a week spent by the instructors in the classroom and Microscopical Laboratory. FIRST SEMESTER. SECOND SEMESTER. VM SPALDING. II. FROM THE DEAN OF THE DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINE AND SURGERY. In compliance with your request, I have the honor to make the following statementsrespeeting the work done in, and the needs of, the Department of Medicine and Surgery.
Page 276 - As soon as the rebel army is known to have passed Hunter's forces, recall Wright and send him back here with all dispatch, and also send the Nineteenth Corps. If the enemy have any notion of returning, the fact will be developed before Wright can start back.
Page 121 - He thinks that with the 100-days' men and invalids we have here we can defend Washington, and scarcely Baltimore. Besides these there are about 8,000, not very reliable, under Howe at Harper's Ferry, with Hunter approaching that point very slowly, with what number I suppose you know better than I. Wallace, with some odds and ends and part of what came up with Ricketts was so badly beaten yesterday at Monocacy that what is left can attempt no more than to defend Baltimore.
Page 434 - SIR : I have the honor to report, for the information of the major general commanding, that the situation here is not improving since my last report.
Page 391 - Army. No. 88. — Ca/ptain Marcy to Major Porter. CAMP SCOTT, UT, June 12, 1858. MAJOR: I have the honor to report that in obedience to Special Orders No. 50, dated headquarters army of Utah, Camp Scott, Utah Territory, November 24, 1857, directing me to proceed to New Mexico for the purpose of procuring animals for service in Utah, I left Camp Scott on the 27th day of November last, having an escort of forty soldiers from the 5th and 10th regiments...
Page 69 - The troops of the Department of North Carolina and Virginia serving with the Army of the Potomac in the field under Major-General Smith will constitute the Eighteenth Army Corps, and Maj.-Gen.
Page 596 - Burnside will spring his mine, and his assaulting columns will immediately move rapidly upon the breach, seize the crest in the rear, and effect a lodgment there.
Page 684 - ... of two miles brought us within the rear line of defenses thrown up to cover the retreat. CHAPTER VIII. THE FIRST DAY AT GETTYSBURG. " HARRY, I 'm getting tired of this thing. It 's becoming monotonous, this thing of being roused every morning at four, with orders to pack up and be ready to march at a moment's notice, and then lying around here all day in the sun. I don't believe we are going anywhere, anyhow." We had been encamped for six weeks, of which I need give no special account, only saying...
Page 616 - Sheridan, commanding cavalry corps, will proceed at dark from the vicinity of Deep Bottom to Lee's mill, and at daylight will move with his whole corps, including Wilson's division, against the enemy's troops defending Petersburg on their right by the roads leading to that town from the southward and westward. 7. Major Duane, acting chief engineer, will have the pontoon trains parked at convenient points in the rear, prepared to move.