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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 12. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Flag Presentation to the Washington Artillery. (search)
condensed report of the Address of Judge Roman in presenting to the battalion, on behalf of General Beauregard, a historic Confederate flag. To say that Colonel J. B. Richardson presided on the occasion—that Colonel Walton received the flag—and that the whole affair was arranged by a well-selected committee of the battalion—is tod yourselves, on the bloody field of Shiloh, with Hodgson, Slocomb, McVaught, Hewes, and Chalaron, and, later on, at Drewry's Bluff, with Eschleman, W. M. Owen, Richardson, Hero and Norcum, I have the honor to present to you this sacred emblem of Southern valor and patriotism. Its colors are yet as fresh as when it received the pkissed it in the tented field. It is the genuine model of the glorious flag around which all of us fought, and so many of us bled, and so many of us fell. Colonel Richardson, I now intrust it to your hands. The Washington Artillery is worthy of it; it is, in every respect, worthy of the Washington Artillery. General Beauregard,<
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 12. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Reunion of the Virginia division army of Northern Virginia Association (search)
ntietam. His corps consisted of the divisions of Richardson, Sedgewick and French, mustering thirteen thousan Pry's Mill, Sedgwick in front, then French, then Richardson. As soon as Sedgewick cleared the ford he moved sition to prevent a Confederate advance there. Richardson and French, of the Second corps, taking a differeith the Sixty-first and Sixty-fourth New York, of Richardson's divison, wheeled suddenly at right angles to tha loss of prisoners and battle-flags. French and Richardson were driving in the centre, and no organized troouctive fire into the Confederate flank and rear. Richardson and French pressed steadily on. McLaws was used uter to Sedgwick, and the great loss to French and Richardson, was unwilling to risk another corps, because, asad rallied a few hundred men and led them against Richardson. They were dispersed and driven back. Colonels ith Syke's division of regulars, and closed up on Richardson's left. Toombs held the Burnside Bridge with D