sketry died away; and, at a quarter before three, General Griffin rode up — his face was stern and flushed, as it well might be. He said he had attacked and driven Ewell's troops three quarters of a mile, but that Wright had made no join on his right and Wadsworth had been forced back on his left, so that with both flanks exposed h his journal: 2.45.
Griffin comes in, followed by his mustering officer, Geo. Barnard.
He is stern and angry.
Says in a loud voice that he drove back the enemy, Ewell, 3/4 of a mile, but got no support on the flanks, and had to retreat — the regulars much cut up. Implies censure on Wright, and apparently also on his corps commansome difficulty, found our camp, now pitched in a dusty, ploughed field.
The fight of this day had been an attack by parts of our three corps against the Corps of Ewell on our right, and of Hill on our left.
The fight had swayed back and forth and ended in a drawn battle, both sides holding their lines.
General Grant ordered the
s Hastings, 244.
Draft, quality of, 209.
Draper, Simeon, 249.
Dresser, George Warren, 253.
Duane, James Chatham, 196n, 223, 257, 260, 289, 291, 293, 306, 339.
Dutch Gap canal, 213, 233, 282.
Earle, William, lieutenant-colonel, 49.
Early, Jubal Anderson, 182, 185n, 190, 210, 216, 294, 320.
Early, —, 36.
Earthworks, use of, 99, 143, 240.
Eaton, Amos Beebe, 248.
Egan, Thomas Washington, 252.
Ely's Ford, 86.
Epps's house, 183.
Eustis, Henry Lawrence, 33, 89, 91.
Ewell, Richard Stoddert, 90, 93, 184; retreats, 45; suggests Lee's surrender, 354.
falls,----, 212, 214.
Farquhar, Francis Ulric, 138.
Fay, Harry C., 213.
Ferrero, Edward, 102, 310; described, 180; anecdote, 212.
Fessenden, Francis, 248.
Fessenden, William Pitt, 249, 259.
Field, Charles W., 360.
Fitzhugh, Norman R., 286.
Flag of truce, 149, 170.
Flint, Edward A., 278, 311.
Forbes's naked-eyed Medusa, 226.
Forsyth, James William, 357.
Fort Fisher, 316.
Fort Harrison, 281.