down, and these were captured.
Adjutant D. M. McIntyre, acting brigade adjutant-general of Scales' brigade, escaped.
After the third day's fight the regiment had only about forty men, commanded by a first lieutenant.
The two brigades, Lane's and Scales, were reduced to mere squads, and after the retreat, a line was formed again where the first line was formed, and the brigade remained here until the 4th, when the retreat to Hagerstown began, which place was reached on July 7th.
On July 11th, line of battle was formed, and the regiment remained here until the night of the 13th, but no fight ensued except skirmishing.
After this, the retreat to Falling Water began, Pender's division being rear guard.
The Potomac was crossed and Culpeper Court House reached August 1st.
The division went into winter quarters at Orange Court House, and the regiment did picket duty on the Rapidan.
On the 7th of February, during General Scales' absence, Colonel Hoke commanded the brigade against