of artillery to the hill, which to keep a shooting, and keeping the brigade building fires all night and his band playing music, to make the Yankees believe there was a corps instead of the few hundred men he had for duty, is too well told by John Esten Cook for me but to incidentally mention.
For the third time was he wounded, and as usual in displaying conspicuous gallantry, for which he was promoted major-general of cavalry.
Sherman's forces threatening the powder mills at Augusta, Beauregard, Bragg, the Governors of Georgia and South Carolina appealed for reinforcements from the Army of Northern Virginia. Major-General P. M. B. Young, with a division (?), consisting of 900 dismounted cavalrymen, under the immediate command of Captain F. E. Eve, was all that General Robert E. Lee could spare—and General Young was selected, hoping his men could be mounted and he assist General Wheeler in opposing General Kilpatrick, whose brigade he had defeated at Brandy Station with the sabre,
S. C., Distinguished men of, 56.
Alabama Heroine, An, 45.
Alexandria, Retrocession of, 197.
Allen, Major, Wm., 139.
Ambulance Corps, The Richmond, Members of, 113.
Anderson, General Joseph R., 211.
Appomattox, Surrender at, 20, 263.
Archer, Colonel Fletcher H., 12.
Ashford, Col., John, 257.
Atkinson, Col., John Wilder, 38, 139.
Averill, Col. J. H., 267.
Baldwin, Joseph G , 22.
Barlow, Captain J. W., 139.
Barker, Capt. F. C., 366.
Barnes, Gen. W. F., 78.
Beauregard, Gen. G. T., 206
Benjamin, Judah P., Sketch of, 297, 378.
Bennett, Captain, Frank, 171.
Bingham, apt. Robert 345.
Blacknall, Col. C. C., 168, 173.
Blacknall, Dr., Geo. W., 168.
Blacknall, Dr., Oscar, 168.
Blacknall, Maj. T. H., 168.
Blake, Capt. T. B., 139, 286.
Blow, Capt. W. N, 275
Boonsboro, Battle of, 162, 276
Boyd, Miss, Belle, 165.
Boy Heroes at Cold Harbor, 234.
Brandy Station, Battle of, 148, 168.
Bristow Station, Battle of, 339.
Bullock, C. S. N., Irvine S.,