recrossing of the Rappahannock.
fights at Waterloo Bridge.
march to Salem and Bristow Station.
capture of the large Federal supply-depots.
fight at Manassas plains.
fights Preliminary to the second battle of Manassas.
second great battle of Manassas, or battle of Groveton.
from the second battle of Manassas to the invasion of Maryland.
When the train which we were to take for Gordonsville reached the Hanover Court-house Station on the afternoon of the 16th August, our horses having been already safely placed in a stock-car awaiting its arrival, it was so densely crowded with troops, many of them lying stretched out on the tops of the carriages, that the General and Staff, not wishing to deprive any of these brave fellows of their seats, determined to ride on the tender of the locomotive, where, in the best possible spirits, we made ourselves as comfortable as the circumstances of the case would allow.
There is a feeling of great buoyancy in the