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The Daily Dispatch: June 16, 1862., [Electronic resource], Bill to be entitled "an act to further provide for the public residence. (search)
st Minnesota. In addition, twelve Captains and Lieutenants were captured. Fifteen rebel commissioned officers, of different grades, were buried on the field. Colonel Champ Davis, of South Carolina, was killed on the field while vainly charging Kirby's battery. I have not yet learned the number of rebel dead left on the field and buried by our men, as the work is not yet completed. It will not be far from one thousand. A charge. The notorious Hampton Legion, by rebel admission three thousand strong, was terribly decimated. They not only lost largely from the fire of Kirby's battery, but likewise from the bayonet charge of the Thirty-fourth and Eighty-second New York regiments. The latter is the well-known Second New York Militia, Colonel Tompkins, the record of whose deeds at Bull Run is still fresh in the minds of the people. The Legion broke before the wild and impetuous dash of these men, but not until many a one had been nigh cut in twain by the glistening bayonet