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Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book I:—Richmond. (search)
uger arrived with twelve thousand men from Norfolk; Branch, whose defeat at Newberne by Burnside we have notic for the purpose of holding Mc-Dowell in check, and Branch's division between the Chickahominy and Hanover Couse his right wing by striking an unexpected blow at Branch's division, which might threaten his depot while he cavalry and two regiments of infantry, encountered Branch, who, on being apprised of this threatening movemen, arriving in time, put them completely to flight. Branch lost in this first engagement one cannon and a largver, when he suddenly fell in with the remainder of Branch's troops debouching by the same road which the Feden hundred prisoners and one gun in Porter's hands. Branch's division, dispersed among the woods, was entirely Porter's positions, and one of his brigades, under Branch, detached on the upper Chickahominy, held a bridge ls might attempt to defend along the Chickahominy. Branch's brigade, which was encamped higher up the river,
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book III:—Maryland. (search)
fact, the whole of Hill's corps had just appeared on the field of battle, and that general, after sending Thomas to Early's assistance, led the three brigades of Branch, Pender and Archer in person to the left to replace Winder's division in the line of battle. Jordon's three small regiments were broken and exhausted by fruitlesroad, Starke, then Lawton, and finally D. H. Hill, at the extremity of his line. Hill at once went into the fight amid torrents of rain, throwing the brigades of Branch and Field upon the Federal left; but Reno received them without flinching, and drove them back in disorder. The other brigades of the same division, under Gregg,k fell upon Rodman, who was obliged to face to the left, thus leaving an empty space between his right and Wilcox's left, into which Archer's brigade, followed by Branch and Pender, penetrated immediately. This attack in front was supported by Toombs, who joined Hill in pressing the left flank of the Federals. Exposed to a conce
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), chapter 8 (search)
Garland and Rains. 4th, Longstreet; 4 brigades, under McLaws, Kershaw, Semmes and R. H. Anderson. 5th, A. P. Hill; 2 or 3 brigades, under G. B. Anderson and Branch. 6th, Huger; 3 brigades, under Pryor, Mahone and Pickett. Holmes' division, comprising the three brigades under Ripley, Lawton and rayton, numbering 15,000 e, Wilcox; 5th Brigade, Pryor. 2d Division, A. P. Hill. 1st Brigade, J. R. Anderson; 2d Brigade, M. Gregg; 3d Brigade, Archer; 4th Brigade, Field; 5th Brigade, Branch; 6th Brigade, Pender. 2d corps, Jackson. 1st Division, Jackson. 1st Brigade (Stonewall), Winder; 2d Brigade, Cunningham; 3d Brigade, Fulkerstone; 4th Brigade, Lawton, 4 regiments; 2d Brigade, Early, 6 regiments; 3d Brigade, Hay, 4 regiments; 4th Brigade, Trimble, 2 regiments. 3d Division, A. P. Hill. 1st Brigade, Branch, 4 regiments; 2d Brigade, Gregg, 3 regiments; 3d Brigade, Field, 3 regiments; 4th Brigade, Pender, 3 regiments; 5th Brigade, Archer, 3 regiments, 1 battery. In