ain came upon the enemy at or near Adairsville, Ga. Took position on main line and expended — shot, 9; shell, 66; spherical case, 61; total, 136 rounds.
Left camp on 19th; consumed seven days in marching to Pumpkin Vine Creek, where we again came upon the enemy.
Took position on the 26th on main line, expending-shot, 34; shell, 35; spherical case, 21; total, 90 rounds; Corporal Fix severely wounded by musket-ball.
27th, expended 37 shot, 81 shell, 54 case, and 2 canister; total, 174; Corporal Mathews severely wounded.
28th, expended 9 shot, 2 shell, and I canister; total, 12. 29th, expended 11 shot, 6 shell, and 30 case; total, 47; Private Whitney killed.
30th, relieved by Captain McDowell's (Pennsylvania) battery, and took position near headquarters Fourth Army Corps.
Left camp June 6; consumed eight days in marching to or near Acworth, Ga., coming upon the enemy on the 14th.
Took position on main line, expending — shot, 18; shell, 26; case, 11; total, 55 rounds.
15th and 16th
448: defeated at Little Rock. 451; beaten again near Columbia, Ark., 551; captured by Pleasanton, 561.
Martindale, Gen. John H., at Gaines's Mill. 156; at Malvern Hill, 165.
Martinsburg, Va., occupied by Jackson, 199.
Marye's Heights, heroic assaults on, 345.
Maryland, Lee's advance into, and proclamation, 193-4.
Maryland Heights, held by Ford, 196; prisoners and guns captured at, 202.
Mason, J, M., allusion to, 81.
Massachusetts volunteers killed in Baltimore, 514.
Mathews, Col. Stanley, routs Wheeler, 272.
Maury, Gen., defends Mobile, 721; his retreat and losses, 724.
Max Meadows, Gillem destroys railroad at, 688.
McArthur, Gen., at Corinth, 226.
McCall, Gen., at Gaines's Mill, 155; at Malvern Hill, 562; taken prisoner, 563.
McCallum, Gen. D. C., as military superintendent of railroads, 433-4.
McCandless, Gen. W., at Gettysburg, 382-87.
McClellan, Gen. Geo.
B., allusion to, 35; 81; 82; inaction of, 107; fails to open the Potomac, 107; o
boats; and in pursuing this object we are frequently treated to a discharge of shot and shell, which have as yet done us no injury.
The reconnaissance in the direction of Vernonsburg — a village on the Vernon River, of Georgia--which we made to-day, was made in force.
Our force consisted of the gunboat Ottawa, Captain Stevens, the flagship of Captain C. R. P. Rodgers, of the Wabash; the Seneca, Captain Ammen, the Pembina, Captain John Bankhead, and the Mary Andrews, in command of Acting Master Mathews, late of the Quaker City.
We left Port Royal yesterday (Tuesday) at noon, and, the Ottawa leading, followed by the Pembina and Mary Andrews in the line, steamed south, and at sundown anchored in Cockspur harbor, off Tybee Island, Savannah River.
The Seneca came in half an hour later.
As we passed over the bar the water was dotted by hundreds and thousands of wild ducks of every variety, which lazily flapped their wings and sailed slowly away, without exhibiting the least alarm at
CartyMar. 11, 1837.
203H. C. FayMay 22, 1837.
960S. AdamsOct. 3, 1838.
1,810S. DayOct. 18, 1840.
8,126E. MaynardMay 27, 1851.
11,477J. C. DayAug. 8, 1854.
13,941J. C. DayDec. 18, 1855.
14,057L. H. GibbsJan. 8, 1856.
16,761Tilton and FloydMar. 3, 1857.
17,642J. P. SchenklJune 23, 1857.
22,752C. SharpsJan. 25, 1859.
24,730Gallagher and GladdingJuly 12, 1859.
25,926Wesson and HarringtonOct. 25, 1859.
26,364E. MaynardDec. 6, 1859.
27,399J. M. WamplerMar. 6, 1860.
27,723Letort and MathewsApr. 3, 1860.
29,152M. J. GallagherJuly 17, 1860.
30,228F. JonesOct. 2, 1860.
30,372C. O. WoodJan. 1, 1861.
31,050C. O. WoodJan. 1, 1861.
32,653H. SchroderJune 25, 1861.
32,895C. D. SchubarthJuly 23, 1861.
36,571M. MosesSept. 30, 1862.
36,925F. WessonNov. 11, 1862.
39,494J. PercyAug. 11, 1863.
39,707C. E. SneiderAug. 25, 1863.
42,648W. H. ElliotMay 10, 1864.
42,649W. H. ElliotMay 10, 1864.
42,698E. T. StarrMay 10, 1864.
43,929G. J. RichardsonAug. 23, 1864.