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One Hundredth Illinois, Major Charles M. Hammond. Third brigade. Colonel Charles G. Harker. First Demi-Brigade, Colonel Emerson Opdyke. Second Demi-Brigade, Colonel Nathan H. Walworth. Twenty-second Illinois, Lieutenant-Colonel Francis Swanwick. TwD. Wagner, Colonel C. G. Harker, and Colonel F. T. Sherman; the latter, by Colonels Laiboldt, Miller, Wood, Walworth, and Opdyke. The demibrigade was an awkward invention of Granger's; but at this time it was necessitated-perhaps by the depleted cos men clinging to the face of the ridge, contending stubbornly with the rear-guard of the enemy. Directing Harker to put Opdyke's demi-brigade in on the right, I informed Wagner that it was necessary to flank the enemy by carrying the high bluff on From my personal observation I can claim a battery of six guns captured by a portion of my brigade. Report of Colonel Emerson Opdyke, first demi-brigade. My command captured Bragg's headquarters, house, and the six guns which were near there;