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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 16. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Heroes of the old Camden District, South Carolina, 1776-1861. an Address to the Survivors of Fairfield county, delivered at Winnsboro, S. C., September 1,1888. (search)
l an instance in our own experience to show that the race of heroic teamsters was not extinct. Upon the retreat after the battle of Gettysburg the enemy's cavalry made a rush upon our wagon trains at Williamsport. The Confederate cavalry there were insufficient for the defence of the place, and the quartermasters were called upon for men to assist. About fifty were furnished by McGowan's brigade, and, no doubt, some of the Twelfth among them, and were placed under the command of Captain R. E. B. Hewitson, quartermaster of the First. A sharp fight ensued, but the detail of teamsters from our brigade charged the line opposed them, drove them back and held the ground until relieved at night. Two of our men were killed and five or six wounded. General Imboden called it the battle of the teamsters. The humble private in our war did indeed do more to the establishment of our independence—if that had been so ordained of God— than many whose names are proudly emblazoned on the page o
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 16. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Index. (search)
Harris, Gov. Isham G., 274, 352, 386. Harris, Hon. W. P., 275. Harrison, Miss, Belle, 93. Harrison, Lt., Geo. E., 92. Harrison, Capt. J. R, 15 Hartford Convention, 334, 434. Harvey, Lt., 401. Hastings, Battle of, 202. Haskell, Capt. W. T., 21. Hatch, 105. Hatch, Col., 82. Hatcher's Run, 260. Havelock, 203. Hawes, Gen., Richard, 274. Hawkins, Major, Dick, 107. Hayne, Capt., 163. Heck, Col. J. M., 87, 88, 89. Helm, Hon. C. J.,274. Heth, Gen. H., 69, 265. Hewitson, Capt. R. E. B., 27. High Bridge, Battle of, 215. Hill, Gen. A. P., 19, 112, 394. Hill, Hon B. H., 418. Hill, Gen. D. H.. 185, 204, 274; address, The Old South, 423. Hill, Frank D., 296. Hill, Col., J. Irwin, 10. Hinnant, Capt. J. A., 20. Hix, Sergeant-Major E. M., 379. Hodge, Col. B. L., 302. Hoke, Gen. R. F., 265,397, 404; report of, 405. Holcombe, Hon. J. P., 274. Hollins, Commodore Geo N., 373. Holmes, Capt. C. R., 387. Holmes, Prof. Geo F., 56. Holmes, Isham, 366. H