, with the three remaining regiments, commanded respectively by Colonels King, Hawthorne and Bell, and Blocker's battery of light artillery, nto position the intrenched forces of the enemy, over against them.
King's regiment brought up the rear.
He rapidly threw his men into positrought from the field, or destroyed.
The position assigned to Colonel King threw him perhaps on that ground most difficult of all to get ovhe met with.
Major Dillard and Adjutant Bourne, of same regiment (King's), deserve much praise for the assistance they rendered Colonel KinColonel King.
Colonel Hawthorne was constantly at the front, cheering his men on from one success to another.
When orders came from Lieutenant-Generaobedient servant, J. F. Fagan, Brigadier-General.
Report of Colonel King.
Heaquarters King's regiment Arkansas infantry, camp at SeaHeaquarters King's regiment Arkansas infantry, camp at Searcy, July 22, 1863. Captain Wyatt C. Thomas:
Sir: I have the honor to make the following report of the part taken by my regiment in the lat