main portion of the right wing, of the army of the Cumberland from Franklin to Triune, we marched there on June third, leaving a small force a First cavalry brigade, to hasten with his troops to the relief of Franklin.
He galloped out at four o'clock with his cavalry in the followin Ninth Pennsylvania cavalry, Colonel Jordan commanding.
Nearing Franklin, we found the rebels had possession of part of the town, and had p with his cavalry, having his heaviest forces on the left, between Franklin and Triune.
After a severe march of fourteen miles over a very roed a brigade of infantry and a battery of artillery from Triune to Franklin.
Marching through the storm and darkness, they arrived at dayligh ceased.
The troops that had marched from Triune to the relief of Franklin returned to camp here on the sixth.
The Federal cavalry loss wa on the evening of the fourth.
The next time the rebs try it on Franklin, may we be there to see, as Cowper says in his Johnny Gilpin. “Loc
omes free of all expenses to themselves, with the regular pay for the period necessarily absent.
I have now but to designate the camps of rendezvous for the several counties, to wit: Camp Dennison, for all who may respond from the Counties of Hamilton, Butler, Preble, Darke, Miami, Montgomery, Warren, Greene, Clinton, Clermont, Brown, Adams, Highland, Ross, Scioto, and Pike.
At Camp Marietta — Lawrence, Gallia, Jackson, Meigs, Vinton, Monroe, Noble, Morgan, and Hocking.
At Camp Chase — Franklin, Pickaway, Fairfield, Fayette, Madison, Clark, Perry, Muskingum, Guernsey, Coshocton, Licking, Knox, Delaware, Union, Champaigne, Logan, Shelby, Morrow, Carroll, Harrison, Tuscarawas, Vanwert, Paulding, Defiance, Williams, Marion, Mercer Auglaize.
For Camp Cleveland — Cuyahoga, Medina, Lorain, Ashland, Wayne, Holmes, Rich land, Crawford, Wyandotte, Hardin, Hancock, Putnam, Henry, Wood, Lucas, Ottowa, Sandusky, Seneca, Erie, Huron, Lake, Ashtabula, Geauga, Trumbull, Mahoning, Portage, Summi<