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ly repulsed, with a loss of 450 prisoners. After this, the fighting was more cautious and desultory; the enemy recoiling to the woods, and thence keeping up a long-range cannonade, which amounted to nothing. Our loss in killed and wounded was about 200, including Col. James F. Mallon, 42d N. Y., killed, and Gen. Tile, of Pa., wounded; that of the enemy was probably 400, including Gens. Posey (mortally), Kirkland, and Cooke, Son of Gen. Philip St. George Cooke, Union army. wounded, and Cols. Ruffin, 1st N. C., and Thompson, 5th N. C. cavalry, killed. Our soldiers held the field till dark, then followed the rest of our army, whose retreat they had so effectually covered. Meade, on reflection, was evidently ashamed — as well he might be — of this flight — which, the Rebels assert, continued up to Fairfax Court House — and would have attempted to retrace his steps directly; but a heavy rain Oct. 16. had rendered Bull Run unfordable, and obliged him to send for pontoons; meantim
f Price's force in Missouri, 562. Ross, Brig.-Gen. L. F., fails to reach the Yazoo, via the Yazoo Pass and Tallahatchie, 297. Rousseau, Gen. Lovell H., at Perryville, 218; at Stone River, 274; in the Atlanta campaign, 631. Rowan, Com., succeeds Goldsborough in command of Burnside's fleet, and destroys Rebel gunboats, 76. Rowan, Capt. (Navy), at Fort Wagner, 480. Royalists of ‘75 appealing to slaves for help, 513. Royall, Capt., 5th U. S. cavalry, attacked by Stuart, 150. Ruffin, Col., 1st N. C., killed at Centerville, 396. Russell, Gen. D. A., assaults and carries Rappahannock station, 397; charges at the Wilderness, 571; is killed at the Opequan, 610. S. Sabine Cross-roads, La., Union rout at, 539. Sabine Pass, La., Gen. Franklin's failure at, 339. Salomon, Gen., 36; at Prairie Grove, 39. Sanborn, Brig-Gen., at Iuka, 224; chases Price in Western Missouri, 561. Saunders, Gen. W. S., of Ky., is killed at Knoxville, 432. Saunders, Col. H. S.