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rillas and raiders by General S. G. Burbridge.
In May he started for Virginia with a large mounted force, and at the same time Morgan came into Kentucky through Pound Gap.
This was Morgan's last raid.
He was attacked at Cynthiana, Mount Sterling, and Augusta, Kentucky, by the Federal cavalry under Colonel John Mason Brown, Colonel Wickliffe Cooper, and others, and finally was driven into east Tennessee, where he was killed, at Greenville, on the 4th of September, 1864.
[See article by General Duke, p. 243.]
In October, 1864, General Hood, having led his army from Georgia into northern Alabama, was organizing for his expedition into Tennessee.
At the same time Forrest was operating with his usual energy and activity.
On the 30th of October he suddenly appeared with a strong force on the Tennessee River, near Johnsonville, where he captured a gun-boat, the Undine, and two transports — an exploit which excited very general admiration.
He then joined Hood near Decatur.
At this t