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Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: Volume 2., Opposing forces at Seven Pines, May 31-June 1, 1862. (search)
w, 13. Hampton's Brigade, Brig.-Gen. Wade Hampton, (w): 14th Ga.; 19th Ga.; 16th N. C.; Hampton (S. C.) Legion, Lieut.-Col. M. W. Gary. Brigade loss: k, 45; w, 284=329. Hatton's Brigade, Brig.-Gen. Robert Hatton (k): 1st Tenn.; 7th Tenn.; 14th Tenn. Brigade loss: k, 44; w, 187; m, 13 = 244. Pettigrew's Brigade, Brig.-Gen. J. J. Pettigrew (w and c): Arkansas Battalion; 35th Ga.; 22d N. C.; 47th Va. Brigade loss: k, 47; w, 240; m, 54 == 341. The Official Records indicate that Semmes's and Griffith's brigades were in position for action, but were not actually engaged. The total loss of the Left Wing, as reported by General Smith, was 164 killed, 1010 wounded, and 109 missing = 1283. The aggregate Confederate loss on May 31st and June 1st was 980 killed, 4749 wounded, and 405 missing = 6134. Relative strength of the opposing forces. The following synopsis, from the Records and other data, is by General Gustavus W. Smith: The Union Army numbered 98,008, of which about 5000 w
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: Volume 2., chapter 5.26 (search)
and the other three brigades within close supporting distance. There were six brigades in Magruder's command. Two of them were guarding the Mechanicsville and Meadow Bridge roads. The positions of the other four brigades are given in a note, dated 11 P. M., May 31st, addressed to me by their immediate commander, General McLaws. He says: General Cobb, five regiments, [posted] from the Mechanicsville road to General Harvey's place; General Kershaw from General Harvey's to Baker's; Generals Griffith and Semmes from General Kershaw's right to New Bridge, and on the line down New Bridge road. Magruder's six brigades were the only forces guarding the crossings of the Chickahominy from New Bridge to Meadow Bridge. On the Federal side Keyes's corps, with abundant artillery, occupied that part of the Federal third line of defense which was on the south side of the Williamsburg road, one and three-eighths miles east of Seven Pines. One brigade and two regiments of Hooker's divisi
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: Volume 2., Iuka and Corinth. (search)
Cockrell; 3d Mo., Col. James A. Pritchard; 5th Mo.,----; 1st Mo. (dismounted cavalry), Lieut.-Col. W. D. Maupin; Mo. Battery, Capt. William Wade. Brigade loss: w, 10. Second Brigade, Brig.-Gen. Louis Hebert: 14th Ark.,----; 17th Ark., Lieut.-Col. John Griffith; 3d La., Lieut.-Col. J. B. Gilmore (w); 40th Miss., Col. W. Bruce Colbert; 1st Tex. Legion (dismounted cavalry), Col. John W. Whitfield (w), Lieut.-Col. E. R. Hawkins; 3d Tex. (dismounted cavalry), Col. H. P. Mabry (w); St. Louis (Mo.) . James A. Pritchard (w); 5th Mo.,----; 1st Mo. Cav. (dismounted), Lieut.-Col. W. D. Maupin; Mo. Battery, Captain William Wade. Brigade loss: k, 53; w, 332; m, 92 = 477. Second Brigade, Col. W. Bruce Colbert: 14th Ark.,----; 17th Ark., Lieut.-Col. John Griffith; 3d La.,----; 40th Miss.,----; 1st Tex. Legion, Lieut.-Col. E. R. Hawkins. 3d Tex. Cav. (dismounted),----; Clark's (Mo.) Battery, Lieut. J. L. Faris; St. Louis (Mo.)Battery, Capt. William E. Dawson. Brigade loss: k, 11; w, 129; m, 132
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: Volume 2., The opposing forces at Corinth, Miss., October 3d and 4th, 1862. (search)
rl Van Dorn. Price's Corps or Army of the West.--Major-General Sterling Price. first division, Brig.-Gen. Louis Hebert, Brig.-Gen. Martin E. Green. First Brigade, Col. Elijah Gates: 16th Ark.,----; 2d Mo., Col. Francis M. Cockrell; 3d Mo., Col. James A. Pritchard (w); 5th Mo.,----; 1st Mo. Cav. (dismounted), Lieut.-Col. W. D. Maupin; Mo. Battery, Captain William Wade. Brigade loss: k, 53; w, 332; m, 92 = 477. Second Brigade, Col. W. Bruce Colbert: 14th Ark.,----; 17th Ark., Lieut.-Col. John Griffith; 3d La.,----; 40th Miss.,----; 1st Tex. Legion, Lieut.-Col. E. R. Hawkins. 3d Tex. Cav. (dismounted),----; Clark's (Mo.) Battery, Lieut. J. L. Faris; St. Louis (Mo.)Battery, Capt. William E. Dawson. Brigade loss: k, 11; w, 129; m, 132 = 272. Third Brigade, Brig.-Gen. Martin E. Green, Col. W. H. Moore (w): 7th Miss. Battalion, Lieut.-Col. J. S. Terral (w); 43d Miss., Col. W. H. Moore; 4th Mo., Col. A. MacFarlane; 6th Mo., Col. Eugene Erwin (w); 3d Mo. Cav., (dismounted),----; Mo. B
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 2., Chapter 13: the capture of New Orleans. (search)
f six vessels, under Lieutenant Watson Smith, in the Norfolk Packet; the second, or Blue, of seven vessels, commanded by Lieutenant Queen, in the T. A. Ward; and the third, or White, of seven vessels, commanded by Lieutenant Breese, in the Horace Beales. The names of the mortar-vessels were: Norfolk Packet, Oliver H. Lee, Para, C. P. Williams, Orletta, William Bacon, T. A. Ward, Sidney C. Jones, Matthew Vassar, Jr., Maria J. Carlton, Orvetta, Adolphe Hugel, George Mangham, Horace Beales, John Griffith, Sarah Bruin, Racer, Sea Foam, Henry James, Dan Smith, accompanied by the steamer Harriet Lane, 4 (Porter's flag-ship), and the gun-boat Owasco, Lieutenant Guest, 5. Some were only armed tugs, intended for the purpose of towing the mortar-schooners into position. were in the river, and Butler, with about nine thousand troops, Butler's troops, borne on five transports, consisted of the following regiments: On the Mississippi, the Commanding General and the Twenty-sixth Massachusetts,
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 2., Chapter 23: siege and capture of Vicksburg and Port Hudson. (search)
orming party, composed of the brigades of Lawler and Landrum, rushed impetuously upon the works southeast of the city, and within the space of fifteen minutes carried the ditch, slope, and bastion of the redoubt immediately on their front. Sergeant Griffith and eleven privates of the Twenty-second Iowa entered it as conquerors, but all were prostrated within it but Griffith, who escaped, and took with him thirteen prisoners. Meanwhile the colors of the Forty-eighth Ohio and Seventy-seventh IllGriffith, who escaped, and took with him thirteen prisoners. Meanwhile the colors of the Forty-eighth Ohio and Seventy-seventh Illinois had been raised on the bastion, and the brigades of Benton and Burbridge, inspirited by the success of Lawler and Landrum, had carried the ditch and slope of another strong earthwork, and planted their colors there. At the same time a gun of the fort had been disabled by shot from a piece of the Chicago Mercantile battery, which Captain White had dragged by hand to the ditch, and fired into an embrasure. Believing his winnings thus far to be permanent, McClernand sent the dispatch to G
rdinary seaman, contusion; J. Hassett, landsman, contusion; G. Coventry, gunner, contusion; L. Killion, marine, slightly; Cornelius Martin, ordinary seaman, probably mortally; James H. Powell, ordinary seaman, slightly; H. O. Buskin, ordinary seaman, severely; John Willis, ordinary seaman, severely; John Daurin, landsman, slightly; James Welbey, captain of the mizzen-top, severely; Alexander Anderson, landsman, severely; James Black, Quartermaster, slightly; Joseph----, seaman, slightly; John Griffith; James Williams, captain of the main-top, slightly. Total, twenty-six. On the Pensacola — John Ryan, Quartermaster, mortally; George Mowry, Quartermaster, mortally; Jonathan Roberts, ordinary seaman, severely; Michael McKeene, landsman, severely; Gustavus Mason, landsman, severely; Thomas Kelly, boatswain's mate; Edward Brown, captain of the guard, severely; John Sherlock, ship's cook, severely; John Jenkins, ordinary seaman, severely ; James O'Haniel, seaman, severely; Samuel Cooper
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Mass. officers and men who died., List of Massachusetts officers, and soldiers who died as prisoners. (search)
lisbury, N. C.,Dec. 15, 1864. Green, John,*18th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,June 16, 1864. Green, Joseph H.,1st Mass. H. A.,Annapolis, Md.,Dec. 11, 1864. Greenough, Archibald, Corp.,24th Mass. Inf.,Richmond, Va.,March 7, 1865. Greggs, E.,*25th Mass. Inf.,Florence, S. C.,Oct. 25, 1864. Griffin, Benjamin, Sergt.,23d Mass. Inf.,Charleston, S. C.,Sept. 19, 1864. Griffin, Daniel S.,18th Mass. Inf.,Richmond, Va.,Dec. 28, 1863. Griffin, H.,*11th Mass. Inf.,Richmond, Va.,Dec. 29, 1863. Griffith, John, Probably identical with Griffiths, John, killed in action, May 16, 1864.24th Mass. Inf.,Petersburg, Va.,May 19, 1864. Griggs, Elisha J.,27th Mass. Inf.,Florence, S. C.,Oct. 13, 1864. Grob, John,15th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,Sept. 9, 1864. Grosvener, E. P.,23d Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,Aug. 19, 1864. Grout, J., Error for Grob, John.15th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,Sept. 9, 1864. Grover, William,54th Mass. Inf.,Florence, S. C.,Feb.--, 1865. Grumberg, William,35th Ma
lisbury, N. C.,Dec. 15, 1864. Green, John,*18th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,June 16, 1864. Green, Joseph H.,1st Mass. H. A.,Annapolis, Md.,Dec. 11, 1864. Greenough, Archibald, Corp.,24th Mass. Inf.,Richmond, Va.,March 7, 1865. Greggs, E.,*25th Mass. Inf.,Florence, S. C.,Oct. 25, 1864. Griffin, Benjamin, Sergt.,23d Mass. Inf.,Charleston, S. C.,Sept. 19, 1864. Griffin, Daniel S.,18th Mass. Inf.,Richmond, Va.,Dec. 28, 1863. Griffin, H.,*11th Mass. Inf.,Richmond, Va.,Dec. 29, 1863. Griffith, John, Probably identical with Griffiths, John, killed in action, May 16, 1864.24th Mass. Inf.,Petersburg, Va.,May 19, 1864. Griggs, Elisha J.,27th Mass. Inf.,Florence, S. C.,Oct. 13, 1864. Grob, John,15th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,Sept. 9, 1864. Grosvener, E. P.,23d Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,Aug. 19, 1864. Grout, J., Error for Grob, John.15th Mass. Inf.,Andersonville, Ga.,Sept. 9, 1864. Grover, William,54th Mass. Inf.,Florence, S. C.,Feb.--, 1865. Grumberg, William,35th Ma
enwood, George, 458 Greenwood, Paul, 368 Greenwood, W. H., 368 Greer, S. W., 458 Greggs, E., 520 Grenache, Claude, 368 Grey, T. H., 368 Grier, George, 368 Grieve, Robert, 458 Griffin, Addison, 368 Griffin, Benjamin, 23d Mass. Inf., 520 Griffin, Benjamin, 55th Mass. Inf., 368 Griffin, C. E., 368 Griffin, Charles, 118, 228, 256 Griffin, D. S., 520 Griffin, H., 520 Griffin, H. E., 65, 368 Griffin, J. A., 459 Griffin, N. N., 368 Griffin, Thaddeus, 459 Griffin, W. H., 368 Griffith, John, 520 Griffith, L. E., 368 Griffiths, John, 368, 520 Griggs, E. J., 520 Grimmidge, Benjamin, 492 Griswold, A. P., 459 Griswold, Albert, 368 Griswold, C. E., 115, 118, 236, 300, 368 Griswold, G. W., 368 Griswold, J. W., 368 Grob, John, 520 Gross, Edward, 368 Grostick, C. A., 459 Grosvener, E. P., 520 Grosvener, S. N., 368 Grout, J., 520 Grout, J. W., 35, 368 Grover, B. H., 368 Grover, C. W., 368 Grover, Cuvler, 55, 60, 67, 70, 110, 181, 196, 216, 224, 294 Grover, H. L.
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