the brigade front as outposts.
I immediately sent Lieutenant Whit Lazenby with Company B to execute this order.
There was nd when things were going wrong.
I felt very anxious as to Lazenby and his company.
I knew that he (Lazenby, would fight theLazenby, would fight them as long as he had a cartridge in his box, but I thought possibly he might lack discretion.
I rode a short distance in my front and met one of Lazenby's men (I had forgotten his name, but that gallant old comrade, Ned Ewart, came to my rescue a dayorse and prisoner to Colonel Mayo.
Farmer telling me that Lazenby was all right, I felt assured.
Soon after that I heard firing along Lazenby's line; he was evidently engaged.
I called the regiment at once to arms, and awaited developments.
The firing on Lazenby's line soon ceased, but I had no report from him. Soon Lieutenant Clarence Haden, of Company B, came in and reported that Lazenby and his whole command had been captured by the enemy.
I at once advised Colonel Mayo.
I received no