General T. J. (Stonewall) Jackson.
[from the Richmond, Va., times, January 23, 1898.]
Incidents in the remarkable career of the great soldier. by General Dabney H. Maury.
He made a poor impression when he first arrived at West Point—a sea Duel—he obeyed orders at great cost.
Men will never cease to wonder at the character and history of General Thomas Jonathan Jackson.
No other man in history can be likened to him. He has oftener been compared with Oliver Cromwell than witht soldier.
But Cromwell was a great statesman, who ruled his people with far-reaching wisdom.
We have no evidence that Jackson can be likened to Cromwell in this, but would be inclined to pronounce Jackson a warrior, pure and simple, devoid of anyJackson a warrior, pure and simple, devoid of any great strategic capacity, as he seemed to be of good fellowship, humorous inclinations or any degree of tenderness.
Four years of incarceration together at West Point and subsequent service together in the armies of the United States and Confede
ry, Capture of, 254.
Harris, Col. David Bullock 6.
Harrison, Capt., C. Shirley, 139, 285.
Hatchers Run. Battle of, 175.
Hayes, R. B., 163, 321.
Hensley, Major J. O., 139.
Hill, Gen. A. P., 255.
Hill, Gen. D. H., 107, 156.
Hill, Major J. C., 14.
Hobson, Col. Edwin L., 105.
Hoke, Col. W. J., 258, 261.
Holmes, Gen. J. H.,4, 215.
Hopkins, George, 377.
Howletts, Charge at, 12.
Hunter, R. M. T., Sketch of, 193.
Hyman, Col. J. H., 263.
Iverson, Gen., Alfred, 165.
Jackson, Gen. T. J., His Career and Character, 91; his corps, English estimate of, 92: fatal wounding of, 256; incidents in his life at West Point, 309; in a duel, 312; death of, 328.
Jenkins, Gen. M, 7.
Johnson, Gen. B. R., 13, 19, 90.
Johnson, Gen. B. T., 173.
Johnson, Gen., Edward, 170.
Johnston, Gen. Joseph E., 154, 157, 161; his negotiations with Sherman, 272.
Jones, Lt.-Col., killed, 9.
Jordan, Col. R. D., 166.
Jordan, Surgeon, killed, 165.
Jordan, Capt., Wm., 17.
Kemper, Col. D