Browsing named entities in Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.). You can also browse the collection for Benedict or search for Benedict in all documents.

Your search returned 8 results in 1 document section:

Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book IV:—the war in the South-West. (search)
of the road, which he leaves open for the fugitives; and Benedict's, on the left. The Confederates, who have not seen thuses McMillan to advance to support him. During this time Benedict repulses all the assaults directed against his left. Thiis line being flanked by the first ravine; McMillan, then Benedict, had formed on the left at some distance behind this raviing by a few hundred yards Dwight's line on its right and Benedict's on its left. The latter, who faced the south-west, strwas the weak point of their position; therefore, to cover Benedict, Smith had posted two brigades in a second line behind hiflanked by the village; Lynch, on the left, outstretching Benedict, extended as far as the second ravine. Hill's brigade wae batteries, and, crossing the glade, fall on the left of Benedict, whose right is already pressed by Scurry. Benedict, wBenedict, who exposes himself in this unequal struggle, is killed at the very outset of the action; his line is quickly broken. Colon