e, Colonel Cummings.
Twentieth Tennessee, Captain Battle.
Twenty-fifth Tennessee, Captain Stanton. the Tennessee regiments of Colonels Cummings, Battle, and Stanton, with four guns commanded by Captt be easily filled.
Lieut. Baillie Peyton, of Battle's regiment, was killed, and Lieut.-Col. Carter, Gen. Zollicoffer, at the head of portions of Battle's, Newman's, Stanton's, Powell's, and Murray'sissippi regiment was ordered to the right, and Battle's to the left, and immediately afterward, ridifight continued until about eleven o'clock, Col. Battle's and Col. Stratham's regiments bearing the Esq., of this city, are among the wounded.
Wm. Battle, son of the colonel of the regiment, is amon Gen. Crittenden, went out with the regiments, Battle's, Stanton's, and Stratham's Fifteenth Mississn returning to the camp, they delivered to Colonel Battle.
It was between ten and eleven o'clock whCrittenden rode off hastily to Monticello.
Col. Battle told the brigade that they had been sold.
ere was still a gap of some length between Ramseur's right and Pegram's left, where the enemy held our works, and through this they continued to press.
To close this gap and regain our whole line and the artillery, there was desperate fighting.
Battle's Alabama brigade, of Rodes's division, was thrown in on Ramseur's right his centre passing the McCoul house, and drove the enemy back some distance into the wood, gaining a foot hold in the wood which they resolutely held.
The enemy now occain and again the enemy made desperate efforts to drive out the Confederates and press through the gap still existing, but they failed.
Harris's Mississippi brigade was sent up at this time, and put in on Ramseur's right, over the same ground as Battle's, and it drove the enemy from another portion of the works; and the ground thus regained they held for the remainder of the day. Subsequently Perrin's and McGowan's South Carolina brigades were brought up and put in on the right of Harris, and s