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Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 3. 3 1 Browse Search
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Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 3., The opposing forces at Fredericksburg, Va. (search)
Y., Lieut.-Col. Gilbert S. Jennings, Maj. Ezra F. Wetmore; 90th Pa., Lieut.-Col. William A. Leech; 136th Pa., Col. Thomas M. Bayne. Brigade loss: k, 51; w, 377; m, 32 == 460. Third Brigade, Brig.-Gen. Nelson Taylor, Col. Samuel H. Leonard; 13th Mass., Col. Samuel H. Leonard, Lieut.-Col. N. Walter Batchelder; 83d N. Y. (9th Militia), Capt. John Hendrickson (w), Capt. Joseph A. Moesch (w), Lieut. Isaac E. Hoagland; 97th N. Y., Col. Charles Wheelock; 11th Pa., Col. Richard Coulter (w), Capt. Christian Kuhn; 88th Pa., Maj. David A. Griffith. Brigade loss: k, 41; w, 258; m, 15 == 314. Artillery, Capt. George F. Leppien: 2d Me., Capt. James A. Hall; 5th Me., Capt. George F. Leppien; C, Pa., Capt. James Thompson; F, 1st Pa., Lieut. R. Bruce Ricketts. Artillery loss: k, 2; w, 15 == 17. Third division, Maj.-Gen. George G. Meade. First Brigade, Col. William Sinclair (w), Col. William McCandless: 1st Pa. Reserves, Capt. William C. Talley; 2d Pa. Reserves, Col. William McCandless, Capt. Ti
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 3., The capture of Port Hudson. (search)
resulted on the 1st of January in a military and naval disaster in which three companies of the 42d Massachusetts regiment, under Colonel Isaac S. Burrell, were taken prisoners by the Confederates under Magruder. On the 21st of December three companies of the 42d Massachusetts, under Colonel Isaac S. Burrell, were dispatched from New Orleans, without disembarking. Holcomb's 2d Vermont battery was sent with them, but, waiting for its horses to arrive, did not go ashore. Burrell landed at Kuhn's wharf on the 24th, took nominal possession of the town, but really occupied only the wharf itself, protected by barricades and the 32 guns of the fleet under Commander W. B. Renshaw. Major-General J. B. Magruder, who had been barely a month in command of the district of Texas, had directed his attention as soon as he arrived to the defenseless condition of the coast, menaced as it was by the blockading fleet; thus it happened that Burrell's three companies found themselves confronted by two