of the railway; the divisions of Reynolds and Brannan moving from University on the mountain top, bsily be captured.
Thomas at once ordered General Brannan to advance with two brigades on the road s charge, the lost battery was recovered, and Brannan and Baird were enabled to re-form their shatt lull in the battle for an hour, during which Brannan and Baird took position on commanding ground ed out of the line and passed to, the rear of Brannan, who was, en echelon, slightly in the rear of
Hood's column struck Davis on the right and Brannan on the left, and Sheridan in the rear, severis. directed to post his troops on the left of Brannan, then in the rear of Thomas's line of battle ely time to dispose his troops on the left of Brannan,, before they were furiously attacked, the Co was directed to push on and take position on Brannan's right, when Steedman gallantly fought his whe Chickamauga, and Negley's, Reynolds's, and Brannan's divisions — were posted in the Rossville Ga
Pittsburg Landing, skirmish at, 2.262; Grant's defeated army at, 2.275.
Planter, gun-boat, carried off from Charleston harbor by Robert Small, 3.186.
Pleasant Grove, La., battle of, 3.259.
Pleasant Hill, La., battle of, 3.261.
Pleasanton, Gen., at the battle of Chancellorsville, 3.30; important reconnoissance of over the Rappahannock, 3.101; services of in Missouri, 3.278-3.280.
Plymouth, N. C., siege of by Confederates under Hoke, 3.470; battle of, 3.471.
Pocotaligo, Gen. Brannan's expedition to, 3.189.
Point of Rocks, skirmish at, 2.135.
Politicians. Southern, virulence of, 1.37.
Polk, Gen. L., notice of, 1.539; death of (note), 3.378.
Pope, Gen. John, operations of in Missouri, 2.181,182; campaign of the Army of Virginia under, 2.442-2.463; unwillingness of McClellan to support (note), 2.462.
Pope Pius IX., the Confederacy recognized by, 3.47.
Porter, Admiral David D., operations of against the forts below New Orleans, 2.331; at the siege of Vi