Col. Maxcy Gregg, with the First South Carolina infantry, about 575 strong, several companies of cavalry and two guns of Kemper's battery, marched from his camp near Fairfax on a reconnoissance to Dranesville, where he learned that several hundred ol commanding a curve in the railroad, and placed his infantry and cavalry in support.
As the train came round the curve, Kemper opened on it a rapid fire from his guns, which badly damaged the train and caused the Federals, the First Ohio, under Briment.
These reached the field in time to meet McDowell's movement from the right.
Preston's Twenty-eighth Virginia and Kemper's Virginia battery also appeared in time to join the South Carolinians in holding, with hot contention, Howard's brigade,, Kirkland, Kershaw, Rodes, Featherston, Skinner, Garland, Corse, Cocke, Hunton, Withers, William Smith, Hays, Barksdale, Kemper, Wheat, Terry, Hampton, Shields, Imboden, Allen, Preston, Echols, Cumming, Steuart, A. P. Hill, Pendleton, and others.
Oliver R., major; :Hatcher, Daniel C., major; Jones, William E., colonel; Marshall, Thomas, major, lieutenant-colonel; McDonald, Angus W., colonel; Myers, Samuel B., major.
Seventh Infantry battalion (merged into Sixty-first regiment): Wilson, Samuel M., lieutenant-colonel.
Seventh Infantry battalion Local Defense Troops: Morton, B. C., major.
Seventh battalion Reserves: Chrisman, George, major.
Seventh Infantry regiment: Flowerree, Charles C., major, lieutenant-colonel, colonel; Kemper, James L., colonel; Patton, Waller Tazewell, major, lieutenant-colonel, colonel; Swindler, Aylett A., major; Williams, Lewis R., Jr., lieutenant-colonel.
Eighth Cavalry battalion (transferred to Tenth Cavalry): Davis, J. Lucius, lieutenant-colonel; Duffield, C. B., major.
Eighth Cavalry regiment: Bowen, Thomas P., major, lieutenant-colonel; Cook, Alphonso P., lieutenant-colonel; Corns, James M., colonel; Edmondson, P. M., major; Fitzhugh, Henry, major, lieutenant-colonel; Jenifer, Walt
Perriman, William P.
Phelps, J. C. W.
Read, John A.
Rucker, James G.
Seabury, E. C.
Bolling, W. R.
Browning, C. P.
Callahan, J. E.
Cox, P. S.
Dameron, C. D.
Dunnington, V. G.
Edwards, J. E.
Edwards, W. P. M.
Everett, H. B.
Flemming, F. W.
Floyd, Charles A.
Hammerling, C. D.
Hunt, H. C.
Irvine, W. A.
Kasey, J. B.
Kinnear, John A.
Langhorne, J. Kent.
Lawson, S. M.
Leman, A. H.
Love, S. A.
Lucado, William F.
Mays, C. J.
Mays, H. H.
Meriweather, C. J.
Palmer, C. F.
Pettyjohn, S. W.
Purvis, W. C.
Roberts, H. T.
Sale, J. E.
Seabury, R. M.
Seabury, W. J.
Smith, John Thomas.
Sneed, S. Emmitt.
Sumpter, S. R.
Taylor, O. P.
Hunley, C. S. Navy, Captain, 165.
Hunter, General D., ruthlessness of, 283, 297.
Iron-clad—The first, the Manassas, exploits of, 196.
Jackson, General T. J Wounding of 110; mentioned, 111; at Winchester, in May, 1862, 226.
Jones Lieutenant Iredell, 138.
Jones. D. D., Rev. J. W., 79.
Johnson, General B. T., 215, 267, 305; General Edward, 287.
Johnson's Island, graves at 268.
Johnston's Last Volley at Durham, N. C., 174.
Keith, Judge, James, 144.
Kemper, General J. L., sketch of, portrait of, 260.
Kentucky Resolutions, 1798-9,9.
LaBorde. History of S. C. College, 141.
Lamar, C. A. C., 856; L. Q. C., 366.
Lane, General J. H., 112.
Lee, and Virginia, 15: Captain R. E., 217; General R. E., statue of 3, 123; cited, 21, 26; Confederate orders of, 81, 122; Wormsley's lines on, 101; tributes to, 121. 332.
Leopard, The, and the Chesaneake, 25.
Letcher, Gov., John, house of burned, 219, 297.
Lewis, M. D., Samuel E., 226.