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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 26. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), The Battle and campaign of Gettysburg. (search)
hold the centre at all hazards. After that tremendous cannonade of one and a half hours, Rickets Division of Longstreet's Corps moved gallantly forward under Pettigrew, Heth's division moved at the same time; with two brigades of General Pender's Division temporarily under my command forming a second line in rear of Pettigrew. Pettigrew. I think this charge was made about three o'clock, and by four it was over. It is said, and with truth, that Longstreet did not support Ricket's Division on the right, by keeping back Hood's and McLaw's Divisions, as he said, to protect his right against Pleasant's cavalry. Picket's Division having a shorter space to pass oveday as it was shows that this strategy would have succeeded. The battle of Gettysburg was fought on 3rd in reality by three divisions—Pickett's, Heth's, under Pettigrew, Pender's, under Trimble—all concentrated on the enemy's left centre. Longstreet's two right divisions were not put in earnestly. Two divisions of Hill were in
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 26. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), William Henry Chase Whiting, Major-General C. S. Army. (search)
o move in time to the support of Pickett and Pettigrew, was at fault there. General G. W. Smith combined attack by the brigades of Whiting, Pettigrew and Hampton. Alas, for the mistake in notade to the extreme front line of Hampton and Pettigrew in the woods, and soon learned that General General Pettigrew had been wounded, it was supposed mortally, and was a prisoner. General Hatton was kille meantime Whiting's Brigade and the right of Pettigrew's had been forced back to the clump of treesoned that during the events narrated, General J. J. Pettigrew was wounded very seriously. I cannots presence where so many dear friends of General Pettigrew remain, to record for future history an unpublished letter from Pettigrew to Whiting, fraught with the pure patriotism and exquisite self-sy leadership. Very truly, (Signed.) J. J. Pettigrew. After some weeks of inaction, says Meneral Whiting, and the brigades of Brigadier-General Pettigrew and BrigadierGen-eral Hatton will,
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 26. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Index. (search)
Union, 54. Norton, Maj., Geo. F., 111. Old Market Mission, Richmond, The, 260. O'Neal, Gen. E. A., 3. Otey, 33. Palmer, Rev. Dr. B. M., 284. Palmer, burgeon W. P., 205. Park, Capt. R E.; Diary of,; Positions held by, 6, 16. Pelham, Major John; Tributes to, 212, 292; Portrait of Presented Lee Camp C. V , 291; London Times on, 293; Lines on, 299; Recollections of, 306. Pensioning of the Confederate Soldiers by the U. S. Government, Protest against, 313, 322. Pettigrew, General J. J., wounded, 144. Peyton, Major T. G., 242. Pickens, Colonel S. B., 2. Porter, General, Fitz John, 135, 250. Port Royal, Battle of. 233. Presbyterian Church, Richmond, The Second, 259. Preston, General John S., 244. Proskauer, Major, 21. Pryor, Colonel Roger A , 108. Rains, Colonel G J., 370. Ramseur, General S. D., and bride, 4, Randolph, General G. W., 243. Randolph, John, 350. Raoul, Miss C. T., fired the gun proclaiming the secession of Alabama, 212. R