me that the report fell into my hands in that way, although I had entirely lost sight of it.
Very respectfully, Charles C. Wertenbaker.
headquarters Garnett's brigade, Camp Near Williamsport, Maryland, July 9th, 1863. Major C. Pickett, A. A. G. Pickett's Division:
Major — In compliance with instructions from division Headquarters, I have the honor to report the part taken by this brigade in the late battle near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, July 3d, 1863.
Notwithstanding the long and sevurity and integrity as a Christian, has not only elicited the admiration of his own command, but endeared him to all who knew him.
At 2 1/2 P. M. the artillery fire having to some extent abated, the order to advance was given, first by Major-General Pickett in person, and repeated by General Garnett.
With promptness, apparent cheerfulness and alacrity, the brigade moved forward at quick-time.
The ground was open, but little broken, and from 800 to 1,000 yards from the crest whence we start