19th; Wallace's, from Monocacy, July 9th, and Crook's, from Kernstown, August 23d.
He led the edmont in Augusta.
Three days later, June 8th, Crook and Averill had joined him at Staunton with 10s Ferry, and this force has moved under Major-General Crook, down into Loudoun county.
To slip betto convey them to Grant at Petersburg and that Crook and Averill had united at Kernstown.
Quick eagle swoops upon its prey, Early leaped upon Crook, who commanded the Army of West Virginia, cons and Shields had such rough work, he rolled up Crook's flanks, drove him from the field, Colonel Muring another assault.
He had intended to send Crook to cut off Early's retreat southward by the Val, and on the 22d Sheridan again attacked him, Crook's Corps getting in rear of his left flank andhad been alike victorious.
The Nineteenth and Crook's Corps, upon which they had fallen, were in cfell before Sherman the day before he defeated Crook, at Kernstown.
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