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advance of the division. Ha more time been taken the skirmishers could have discovered the ambuscade before the troops had entered the pass. As it was, the advance companies were almost directly under the rebels when they opened their fire. Orders were immediately given for us to ascend the hill, and by advancing around the ridge to get above and, if possible, in the rear. Before this could be done, however, the vigorous fire of our troops and some well directed shells thrown by Captain Conklin's battery had entirely dispersed them, with a loss of thirty-two killed and about the same number wounded. Our loss was four killed and twenty four wounded. Two of the latter have since died. Colonel Marshall's men suffered most severely. He himself had his horse shot under him, and a ball passed through his coat. The writer states that subsequently the Federal troops took possession of the town without serious opposition, and so ended the expedition again Preston. Release