Brown, S. W., Va., Staunton, Va., 1864.
Buckner, T. R., Lt., Va., Spotsylvania, C. ing, J. K., Cal., 1864.
Jackson, J. B., Mo., 1864.
Jackson, A., S. C., Fredericksburg, Va., 18folk.
Jones, T. R., Capt., Va., Selma, Ala., 1864.
Jones, J. L., Va., Gettysburg, Pa.
Massie, J. L., Capt., Va., Fisher's Hill, Va., 1864.
Massie, R. T., Va.
Mastin, G. B., Ala., Manassas, Va., 1862.
Pleasants, J. H., Va., 1864.
Poelnitz, J. A., Lt., Ala., Montpelier, Ala., 1862.
Rogers, L. M., Va., Goochland, Va., 1864.
Ross, W. A., Lt., Va., Culpeper, Va.
Royerrell, L. F., Maj., Va., James' Island, N. C., 1864.
Terrell, R. Q., Lt., Ky., Owensboro, Ky., 1r, S. C.
Wonack, G. W., La., Jonesboro, Ga., 1864.
Wood, J. D., Capt., Va., Shiloh, Tenn.
Wodson, J., Maj. and Q. M., Va., Lynchburg, Va., 1864.
Worsham. P. H., Va., 1863.
Wray, G., Col., Va., Texas, 1864.
Wrenn, A. J., Capt., Va., 1864.
Wrenn, W., Capt., Va., Manassas, Va., 186
eem an easy matter to the theorist to approximate to numbers engaged and losses sustained, and it is easy to do so theoretically, but not practically.
The official figures cannot in this respect be relied upon, not necessarily because they are intentionally doctored, but because the data from which they are derived are necessarily unreliable.
The only way by which it can be known how many men are present for duty each day is by the morning reports, but in an active campaign, such as that of 1864, morning reports may not he, and very often are not, made out for days together—for there are far more urgent matters to attend to—and, when made out, are frequently lost or captured.
When Federal recruits were being daily poured in by thousands to strengthen depleted regiments, these accounts, too, necessarily become very mixed up, or altogether lost.
There is no time for book-keeping.
In examing monthly and tri-monthly reports of the Army of the Potomac, these facts will often be found
. H., Forsyth, Ga. Killed by cannon ball at Atlanta, 1864.
Arnold, F., Coweta county, Ga.
Arnold, Park, y, Ga.
*Jones W. (Jr.,) Burke county, Ga. Died in 1864.
King, (Barrington,) Marietta, Ga.
*Smith, W., Crawford county, Ga. Died in service, 1864.
Solomon, W., Gordon, Ga.
Taft, Womery, Ellaville, Schley county, Ga. Died in service 1864.
Cadet B. Frank Lee, Fort Valley, G Ga.
*Jordan, Edmond, Washington county, Ga. Died 1864.
Kollock, ——, Savannah, Ga.
Lamar, Lucius J., Athens, Ga.
*Mabry, J., Houston county, Ga. Died 1864.
Markley, Wm. A., Greenville, S. C. Commerce, TexCarolina.
*McLeod, John, Emanuel county, Ga. Died 1864.
*Mobley, Reuben B., Hamilton, Harris county, Ga.4.
Cadet A. T. Luckie painfully wounded in eye in 1864.
Cadet Samuel W. Goode painfully wounded in the a, 1864.
Cadet Griffin slightly wounded on nose in 1864.
Cadet W. E. Myrick wounded in head at Ocone