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D. H. Hill, Jr., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 4, North Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 12 0 Browse Search
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arolinians under Johnston captured a stand of the enemy's colors. After Gettysburg Johnston was promoted to the rank of brigadier-general, to date September 1, 1863in the battles of the Wilderness and Spottsylvania, at which latter battle General Johnston received a severe wound. He was again in command during the valley campais included in the surrender at Appomattox. After the close of hostilities General Johnston practiced law at Charlotte for twenty years from 1867 as a partner of Col. attempt to break the Confederate line. It is related that during the battle, Johnston inquired who was responsible for heavy firing then going on at the moment, and was told that the enemy was attacking Kirkland's brigade. Turning to Hardee, Johnston said, I am glad of it. I would rather they would attack Kirkland than any one ned brigadiergen-eral in the Confederate army, and in this rank he served with Johnston's army until the surrender. After the close of hostilities he devoted himself