ing to some delay they were unable to leave until the 13th.
On that day General Lee moved with his command in advance of the regular army.
His force consisted of the 1st, 3d, 4th and 5th brigades of the cavalry division, Nims' Battery of 6 guns—Rawles' Battery of 4 guns—and a battery of mountain howitzers manned by a company of 6th Missouri Cavalry, all equipped as horse artillery, a total of about 3300.
There was a halt the next morning at five for an hour's rest and then on again.
Long tryemy who appeared in that direction.
The First Brigade Cavalry, Col. T. J. Lucas commanding, was placed on the extreme right of the line and fought dismounted.
With this brigade was a section of the 6th Missouri Howitzer Battery and a section of Rawles' Battery.
The Third Brigade was in the rear escorting the train which was halted a mile and a half from our front.
About 1 P. M. General Banks and his staff arrived and General Lee reported to him the arrangements of his troops and the appare
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