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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 35. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), The battle of Dranesville, Va. (search)
hat at Dranesville they served under McCall and Ord. Small was the victory—if victory it was at mber 19th General McCall issued an order to General Ord, commander of the Third Brigade of Pennsylvgley, so as to be in supporting distance should Ord need assistance. A touch of humor attaches to y moving up at some distance in the rear. Upon Ord's approach the Confederate Cavalry picket stati wagon train, and Stuart had no designs against Ord's line of retreat. Ord S Artillery. Ord, Ord, in entering the village and placing a section of his artillery on the church hill, had passed the jd have held the whole Federal Army in check. Ord surmised, and surmised correctly, that the Confarge force was moving on the Washington pike to Ord's assistance. This report was correct, for Gensituation would have been extremely hazardous. Ord and Reynolds, gathering their dead and wounded,d and the killed and wounded at Dranesville. Ord reported his loss as 7 killed, 61 wounded, and [9 more...]
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 35. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Fitzhugh Lee. From the Times-dispatch, January 5, 1908. (search)
men—infantry, cavalry, artillery and engineers—who composed the remnant of that glorious army, and fought constantly and courageously to the last, furnish to the world an example of devotion to right, duty and country, which has few, if any, parallels in history. General Fitz was always free-handed and ready to divide his last dollar. On the morning of the 9th of April, 1865, when what was left of Gordon's 2nd Corps of Infantry and Fitz Lee's Corps of Cavalry had driven back Sheridan, and Ord's Infantry came up to his support, and it was seen that surrender was inevitable, General Fitz escaped with his cavalry towards Lynchburg, but becoming convinced that the war was virtually over, he rode to Farmville, and reported to General Meade, who advised him to return to Appomattox and be paroled. This he did and became the guest of General John Gibbon of the United States Army, under whom he had been at West Point, and whose family he knew well. In his Personal Reminiscences of Appoma
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 35. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.47 (search)
ispatch, Sep. 15, 1907. Roll of a Company that did Valiant service in the dark days. The following is the roll of Company G, Eighteenth Virginia Cavalry: W. D. Ervin, captain. Captured at McConnellsburg, Pa. Now dead. W. C. S. Jordan, lieutenant. Captured at McConnellsburg, Pa. Now dead. George H. Payne, lieutenant. Dead. John T. Byrd, first lieutenant. Living; address, Williamsville, Va. J. N. Potts, lieutenant. Living; address, Huntington, W. Va. Drumright, Richard-Ord, sergeant. Know nothing of him now. Pullin, George W., sergeant. Dead. Hodge, Joseph, sergeant. Kansas City, Mo. Lange, John A., sergeant. Moore, Brice, sergeant. Killed in battle at McConnellsburg, Pa. Clark, Adam, corporal. Know nothing of him. Wallace, John S., corporal. Living at Highland county, Va. Wood, Frank M., sergeant. Dead. Armtrout, J. C., private. Know nothing of him now. Anthony, D. B., private. Know nothing of him now. Anthony, James, private.
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 35. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.66 (search)
Eastham, Henry, lost sight of (dead). Flynn, Henry, died since the war. Fletcher, John (Capt.), was killed at Buckton in 1862. Fletcher, Joshua C. (Second sergt.), was badly hurt in a charge in November, 1864. Fletcher, Clinton, killed at Greenland Gap (West Virginia Raid). Foster, Wm., still living; was a captain in Mosby's Battalion at the close of the war. Francis, George W., living in Moundsville, Va. Foley, Oswald, killed at Kelley's Island, 1861. Geiman, Jess C. (Ord. Sergt.), lives at Bloomfield, Va. Gibson, Gurley, still living in Alabama. Glasscock, Robt., died since the war. Grigsby, Bushrod, died since the war. Glasscock, Samuel, died since the war. Glasscock, Alfred (Third Lieut.), died since the war. Glasscock, Thomas, still living at Paris, Va. Garrison, Bushrod, lost a foot in threshing machine, and died since the war. Garrison, Tip, died since the war; was wounded at Kelley's Island. Grigsby, Nat, wounded at Uppervill