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John G. Nicolay, The Outbreak of Rebellion, Chapter 12: West Virginia. (search)
ther north. I regard these two passes, wrote Garnett, as the gates to the northwestern country. Hive or six regiments at Philippi, confronting Garnett; McClellan Field of the West Virginia battmarching northward along the mountain to join Garnett at Laurel Hill. For the moment he succeeded sville. Here, however, he received news that Garnett had also retreated, and that a strong Union cable, and ordered an immediate retreat. When Garnett reached Leedsville on the afternoon of the 12ween small parties of sharpshooters, in which Garnett himself was killed. At this result the Felle, Va., July 14, 1861. Colonel Townsend: Garnett and forces routed; his baggage and one gun taken: his army demoral-ized; Garnett killed. We have annihilated the enemy in Western Virginia, and still look for the capture of the remnant of Garnett's army by General Hill. The troops defeated paign in West Virginia ends with the death of Garnett and the dispersion of his army. About a week[6 more...]
John G. Nicolay, The Outbreak of Rebellion, Index. (search)
zpatrick, Senator, 37 Florida, attitude of, with regard to secession, 2, 8; secession of, 14 Floyd, Secretary, 6, 17, 20, 23 et seq., 26, 30; his malfeasance in office, 31; resigns, 32 Follansbee, Captain, 86 et seq. Foster, Captain, 28, 63 Fox, Captain G. V., 51; sails in command of expedition for relief of Fort Sumter, 59 Franklin, General W. B., 174 Fremont, General J. C., 133 Frost, D. M., 117 et seq. G. Gainesville, Va., 181 Gamble, Hamilton R., 125 Garnett, General, 146, 154 Georgia, attitude of, with regard to secession, 2, 8, 12; secession of, 13 et seq. Gist, Governor of South Carolina, his circular letter, 1, 8, 27 Gosport Navy Yard, destruction of, 96 et seq. Grafton, 142 et seq., 146 Grant, General U. S., 134 Great Bethel, Va., engagement at, 172 Green, Captain, 117 Griffin, Captain, 188, 191, 192 Guthrie, Colonel, 131 H. Hagerstown, Md., 157 Hamlin, Hannibal, 76 Harney, General, 119 et seq. Harper's F