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Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book I:—eastern Tennessee. (search)
iver in the evening. Gist, leaving the command of this brigade to Colquitt, united it with Ector's and Wilson's brigades to form the second ditself; Govan, who is on the main road, will aid on the other side Colquitt, who is already briskly engaged with the enemy; and Gist, with Ect new attack proves still more disjointed than the previous onset. Colquitt has arrived first upon the enemy. Believing that Helm is before h to his first position in the alignment of the regulars. But soon Colquitt's right, instead of assaulting the flank of the latter, is itself being the more exposed of the two, cannot protract the struggle. Colquitt is killed, with a great many of his officers, and his troops fall Jackson. Barnes alone on that side falls back step by step before Colquitt, who forms the first line of Gist's division. But at that time, olready passed beyond it near McDonald's house. While Barnes holds Colquitt back, Reynolds attacks Liddell with his two brigades. King's brig
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book III:—the Third winter. (search)
r, which often interrupted the work, four batteries were completed on the 17th of July: situated at distances from the fort that varied from thirteen hundred to nineteen hundred yards, they mounted twenty mortars and twenty-seven rifled pieces of artillery, fifteen of which were in position and twelve movable. However, Beauregard had well employed these few days of respite. The Government at Richmond, understanding at last the designs of the Federals, sent him important reinforcements. Colquitt's and Clingman's brigades arrived on the 11th and the 15th. The former had occupied James Island, where was already on the ground Hagood's brigade; the second supplied, in successive detachments, a part of the Morris Island garrison commanded by General Taliaferro. The armament of Fort Wagner, composed of twelve pieces of large calibre, was completed by the addition of six smooth-bore guns. This fort, that had the shape of an enclosed work, was protected on one side by the sea and on the
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Addenda by the Editor. (search)
4th ArkansasLieut.-col. A. S. Hutchinson. 6th, 10th, and 15th TexasCol. R. Q. Mills. 17th, 18th, 24th, and 25th TexasLieut.-col. J. T. Coit. Texas BatteryCapt. J. P. Douglas. Polk's Brigade. Brig.-gen. L. E. Polk. 1st ArkansasCol. J. W. Colquitt. 3d and 5th ConfederateCol. J. A. Smith. 2d TennesseeCol. W. D. Robison. 35th TennesseeCol. B. J. Hill. 48th TennesseeCol. G. H. Nixon. Calvert's (Arkansas) BatteryLieut. T. J. Key. Stewart's division. Maj.-gen. Alexander P. Sh ArkansasLieut.-col. P. Snyder. 7th Arkansas 8th ArkansasLieut.-col. A. S. Hutchinson. 19th Arkansas Lucius E. Polk's Brigade. 35th TennesseeCol. B. J. Hill. 48th Tennessee 2d TennesseeLieut.-col. W. J. Hale. 1st ArkansasCol. J. W. Colquitt. 3d ConfederateMaj. R. J. Person. 5th Confederate James A. Smith's Brigade. 7th TexasCapt. J. H. Collett. 6th TexasMaj. D. P. Saunders. 10th Texas 15th Texas 17th TexasMaj. W. A. Taylor. 18th Texas 24th Texas 25th Texa