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" No satisfactory excuse can possibly be given for the shameful conduct of our troops, on the left, in allowing their line to be penetrated. The position was one which ought to have been held by a line of skirmishers against any assaulting column; and,... "
The Three Years' Service of the Thirty-third Mass. Infantry Regiment 1862 ... - Page 191
by Adin Ballou Underwood - 1880 - 299 pages
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The History, Civil, Political and Military, of the Southern ..., Volume 3

Orville James Victor - United States - 1861
...fordable in several places. " No satisfactory excuse can possibly bo given for the shameful conduct of onr troops on the left, in allowing their line to be penetrated....held by a line of skirmishers against any assaulting colnmn ; and, wherever resistance was made, the enemy fled in disorder, after suffering heavy loss....
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The American conflict: a history of the great rebellion in the ..., Volume 2

Horace Greeley - History - 1866
...Chickamauga were destroyed, to impede the enemy, though the stream was fordable in several places. " 1]1 I I)D=L9L ; and, wherever resistance was made, the enemy fled in disorder, after suffering heavy loss. Those...
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THE AMERICAN CONFLICT: A HSTORY OF THE GREAT REBELLION

HORACE GREELEY - 1866
...Chickamauga were destroyed, to impede the enemy, though the stream was fordable in several places. "No satisfactory excuse can possibly be given for...line of skirmishers against any assaulting column ; and, wherever resistance was made, the enemy fled in disorder, after suffering heavy loss. Those...
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The American conflict: a history of the great rebellion in the ..., Volume 2

Horace Greeley - History - 1867
...the enemy, though the stream was fordable in several places. "No satisfactory excuse can possibly bo given for the shameful conduct of our troops on the...line of skirmishers against any assaulting column ; and, wherever resistance was made, the enemy fled in disorder, after suffering heavy loss. Those...
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Military History of Ulysses S. Grant: From April, 1861, to April, 1865, Volume 1

Adam Badeau - United States - 1868
...the Chickamauga were destroyed to impede the enemy, though the stream was fordable at several places. No satisfactory excuse can possibly be given for the...line of skirmishers against any assaulting column ; and wherever resistance was made, the enemy fled in disorder after suffering heavy loss. Those who...
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A personal history of Ulysses S. Grant: and sketch of Schuyler Colfax

Albert Deane Richardson - 1868 - 560 pages
...and each seemed * be struggling for his personal safety, regardless of his duty or his character. * * No satisfactory excuse can possibly be given for the shameful conduct of troops. * * * * Those [Union soldiers] who reached the ridge did so in ac of exhaustion, from the great...
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The Life of Major-General George H. Thomas

Thomas Budd Van Horne - Generals - 1882 - 502 pages
...his official report of the battle, that he could not account for the loss of a position which should have been held by a line of skirmishers against any assaulting column. There was one fact, however, which he may not have duly considered. Numerous transverse depressions...
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The Life of Major-General George H. Thomas

Thomas Budd Van Horne - Generals - 1882 - 502 pages
...his official report of the battle, that he could not account for the loss of a position which should have been held by a line of skirmishers against any assaulting column. There was one fact, however, which he may not have duly considered. Numerous transverse depressions...
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Military History of Ulysses S. Grant: From April, 1861, to April, 1865, Volume 1

Adam Badeau - United States - 1885
...thu Chickamauga were destroyed to impede the enemy, though the stream was fordable at several places. No satisfactory excuse can possibly be given for the...line of skirmishers against any assaulting column ; and wherever resistance was made, the enemy fled in disorder after suffering heavy loss. Those who...
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A narrative of military service

United States - 1885 - 450 pages
...struggling for his personal sal'uty, rigurlleuu of his duty or hi., chameter. . . . The |M,..ii inn was one which ought to have been held by a line of skirmishers against any assaulting column ; and wherever resistance Wus made the enemy fled in disorder, after suffering heavy loss. These whe...
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