marched cheerfully on in spite of cold and sleet.
Bath was evacuated, but General Lander, who within a day or two had superseded Rosecrans, hurried reinforcements tnt Jackson from crossing the Potomac.
One of Banks' brigades was sent to aid Lander at hancock.
See Banks' testimony, above cited. Jackson having made a demonstraage was possible to the Baltimore and Ohio railroad, and placed himself between Lander at Hancock and Kelly at Romney, moved toward the latter place as fast as the ic
See McClellan's report.
To fulfill a part of these conditions, Banks' and Lander's commands were ordered forward, and on February 24th General Banks occupied Havalry.
General Banks had his own division, under Williams, and Shield s' (late Lander's)
General Lander died at his camp at Pawpaw, March 2d, and General Shields General Lander died at his camp at Pawpaw, March 2d, and General Shields succeeded to his command. division, now incorporated in his corps.
Two brigades of Sedgwick's were also with him
McClellan's report. when he crossed the Potomac.