Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: July 7, 1862., [Electronic resource]. You can also browse the collection for Pierson or search for Pierson in all documents.
Your search returned 1 result in 1 document section:
The Daily Dispatch: July 7, 1862., [Electronic resource], Death of
's wife. (search)
War movements in Mississippi and Arkansas. Mobile, July 4. --A special dispatch to the Advertiser, dated Grenada, 3d, says: Four thousand Federals advancing South, seven miles from Holly Springs, were attacked yesterday by Jackson's and Pierson's cavalry, fifteen hundred strong. After a sharp contest, the enemy was routed and driven back through Holly Springs, which Confederates occupied. Our loss was four killed, several wounded. Yankee loss seven (?) Arkansas intelligence confirms the report of Curtis's (Federal) being hard pressed by Generals Hind man and Rains. His capture is considered certain. Porter's Rangers attacked a guarded wagon train 12 miles east of Memphis, on Tuesday, and destroyed 21 wagons and captured 89 horses and mules.