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ut three thousand infantry.—Dispatch of General Hooker to General Halleck, June 6th. Accordingly, on the 9th, General Pleasonton, with two divisions of cavalry under Buford and Gregg, supported by two picked brigades of infantry under Russell and Ames, crossed the Rappahannock at Kelly's and Beverley's fords, to move by converging roads on Culpepper.
But Stuart, having already moved forward from Culpepper to Brandy Station, en route to form the advance and cover the flank of the main movement,orps, under Captain Hazard—namely, those of Woodruff, Arnold, Cushing, Brown, and Rorty.
Next on the left was Thomas's battery, and on his left Major McGilvray's command, consisting of Thompson's, Phillips', Hart's, Sterling's, Ranks', Dow's, and Ames' of the reserve artillery, to which was added Cooper's battery of the First Corps.
On the extreme left, Gibbs' and Rittenhouse's (late Hazlitt's) batteries.
As batteries expended their ammunition, they were replaced by batteries of the artillery