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, when they inquired whose troops we were? Upon being informed Gen. Lyon's, they made a hasty exit into the dense woods, one of the staff officers ordering the men to fire upon them, but they had made good their escape. Our troops had mistaken them also for the Home Guards, which are accustomed to act as guides and scouts, and thus they missed by a narrow chance, the opportunity of bagging the whole of them and their horses and muskets. The names of our killed are Corporal Klein, privates Givens and Devlin. Springfield, August 6. After another day's hardship and a night's repose, the morning dawned upon us with its fierce glare. General Lyon finding himself short of provisions, his men weary and footsore, many of them sick from intemperate use of water and green fruits, with a powerful enemy encamped in front, whom he could not chase by reason of the precautions against surprises and flank movements — moreover, a large force of the enemy in the direction of Sarcoxie, and
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 35. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), An incomplete roster of the Botetourt Battery. (search)
bson. Allen, B. Dead. Allen, J. Billew, W. Biggs, J. Bevel, G. Blant, C. Blunt, J. Boone, S. Bringer, H. Bryant, A. Bryant, C. Bryant, J. Burkholder, W. Dead. Burks, J. C. Killed. Burks, T. Camper, C. Camper, R. Coles, J. Daylong, B. Deel, J. Delman, J. Killed. Dennet, J. Donohue, F. Drinkard, J. Killed at Baker's Creek. Druming J. Fagan, J. S. Fink, G. Fink, J. Finney, N. Finney, W. Fulniher, R. Givens, J. Haney, O. Hollins, J. Hooke, G. Houts, J. Hunter, A. Irvin, J. Kenell, R. Lemon, P. Linkenhoger, G. Lypes, D. Killed at Baker's Creek. Lypes, J. Livingston, A. B. Livingston, C. McCartney, W. Markham, J. Matthews, James. Dead. Miller, M. S. Mitchell, J. Moreley, G. R. Moeleck, J. Murset, J. Newall, R. Nofsinger, C. New, J. N. Nowell, G. Obenchain, F. Obenchain, J. Killed. Painter, F. Plecker, Adam H., g
, in had; S B Paxton, slightly in hand; F B Leffel, mortally in side, Reuben Brisance, slightly in hip; and Audy Tucker, slightly in forehead. Privates Alfred Myers and J W Carroll missing. Company C--Capt. Speasard commanding: Privates Wm J Givens and John M Givens, killed; Privates David Elmore, dangerously wounded in shoulder; Marquis D Hutchison, mortally in abdomen; Benj F Climbell, dangerously in eye and face; and W F Mathews, dangerously in hip. Company D--Lieut Stewart, commandinGivens, killed; Privates David Elmore, dangerously wounded in shoulder; Marquis D Hutchison, mortally in abdomen; Benj F Climbell, dangerously in eye and face; and W F Mathews, dangerously in hip. Company D--Lieut Stewart, commanding Privates a L Holdfian, wounded in hand; C Meddor, slightly in head. Company E--Captain Board commanding: Corporal C Boon, slightly wounded in arm; Private W P Sears, severely in wrist. Company F--Captain Nelson commanding: none. Company G--Capt Wright commanding: Lieut D T Hubbard, wounded in arm Privates Wm H Mitchell, and Andrew J Hall, killed; Robt Creasy, mortally in hip and ankle; Robt N Hart, mortally in abdomen Jas P Payne, mortally through body; Wm Barker, in hand; a J Rice
in the battle of the 27th: Major N C Wilson, badly wounded in thigh. Company A, Lieut Fink, commanding killed.--Wounded: Serg't Joel B Walker, Privates Philip T Barger, J G Hayes, John W Camper, E O Simmous. W Obendenchain. Company B, Lieut Goode, commanding, slightly wounded in thigh. Wounded: Privates W H Jones, Hugh M Hill, John Abbett, J J Lakin. Company C, Capt Shepard, commanding, wounded in head. Killed: Lt James H Reynolds, Corp'l Geo L Kintzley, Privates John W Givens and Philip J Williams. Wounded: 1st Serg't Wm E Reynolds, Privates B M Kerr, John T Dervin, Jas R McPherson, and Geo L Reynolds. Company D, Lieut Stewart, commanding. Killed: Corp'ls A Overstreet and John W Beard. Wounded: 1st Serg't John P Walrond, Privates A L Blankinship, Harry Barton, Thos D Carroll Jeel M Franklin, Josiah Dooley, Jno S L Settle, Fielding Luck, and John T Payne. Company E, Lt. Miner, commanding. Wounded: Serg'ts Kelley and Jas J Ester, Corp'l Patterson, Priva