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Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2 8 0 Browse Search
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uired such prestige that it thought itself wellnigh invincible; indeed, in the early years of the war it had proved to be so. This was now dispelled by the successful march we had made in Lee's rear; and the discomfiture of Stuart at Yellow Tavern had inflicted a blow from which entire recovery was impossible. In its effect on the Confederate cause the defeat of Stuart was most disheartening, but his death was even a greater calamity, as is evidenced by the words of a Confederate writer (Cooke), who says: Stuart could be ill spared at this critical moment, and General Lee was plunged into the deepest melancholy at the intelligence of his death. When it reached him he retired from those around him, and remained for some time communing with his own heart and memory. When one of his staff entered and spoke of Stuart, General Lee said: I can scarcely think of him without weeping. From the camp near Gaines's Mills I resumed the march to Haxall's Landing, the point on the James Ri
lery: New York Light Artillery, Fifth Battery, Captain Elijah. D. Taft. Second division. (1) Brigadier-General Cuvier Grover. (2) Brigadier-General Henry W. Birge. first brigade: (1) Brigadier-General Henry W. Birge. (2) Calonel Thomas W. Porter. Ninth Connecticut (battalion), Captain John G. Healy. Twelfth Maine, Lieutenant-Colonel Edwin Ilsley. Fourteenth Maine (1), Colonel Thomas W. Porter. Fourteenth Maine (2), Captain John K. Laing. Twenty-sixth Massachusetts (battalion), Lieutenant John S. Cooke. Fourteenth New Hampshire (1), Captain Theodore A. Ripley. Fourteenth New Hampshire (2), Captain Oliver H. Marston. Seventy-fifth New York, Major Benjamin F. Thurber. Second brigade: Colonel Edward L. Molineux. Thirteenth Connecticut, Colonel Charles D. Blinn. Seventh Indiana, Lieutenant-Colonel William W. Darnall. Twenty-second Iowa, Colonel Harvey Graham. Third Massachusetts Cavalry (dismounted), Colonel Lorenzo D. Sargent. One Hundred and Thirty-first New York, Colonel Nic