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ion, when the enemy were pressing with his whole force upon our line. For a little time he held the enemy in check, but the number of the enemy and the exposed position of his men, the enemy now occupying our left, made it necessary for him to fall back to the river. In falling back his horse was shot, and he was injured in the hip. He remained, however, a half-hour longer on the field, and then went on board the gunboat and gave direction for throwing their shells. The Lieut.-Colonel, Cyrus Sears, commanded the right and held his position and remained on the field during the battle. The Major William Cotton, a brave officer, was mortally wounded, early in the engagement, and borne from the field. The Adjutant, Thomas Free, conducted himself most praiseworthily, and as he is a citizen of Tama County, I may speak freely of him. He was in the thickest of the fight executing orders and cheering on the men to duty. It is a marvel how he passed through the battle of that day untouche
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: Volume 2., Iuka and Corinth. (search)
to be one of General Rosecrans's staff, and at my request he started to bear the message to his general. Our troops, as yet, had not given way. The battery under Sears was doing noble service, but had lost nearly half its men. Sanborn's brigade was held by him to their work like Roman veterans, but without help we could not much me, and should hurry forward fresh troops. Rosecrans in his official report says: About this time [referring to a time subsequent to the capture and recovery of Sears's battery] it was deemed prudent to order up the first brigade of Stanley's division. This shows that Stanley had reached the vicinity of the battle-field, but foth Iowa, Col. Alexander Chambers (w), Lieut.-Col. Add. H. Sanders; 4th Minn., Capt. Ebenezer Le Gro; 26th Mo., Col. George B. Boomer (w); 11th Ohio Battery, Lieut. Cyrus Sears (w). Brigade loss: k, 127; w, 434; m, 27 = 588. Second Brigade, Brig.-Gen. Jeremiah C. Sullivan: 10th Iowa, Col. Nicholas Perczel; 17th Iowa, Col. John W. R
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 3., The opposing forces in the Vicksburg campaign: May 1st-July 4th, 1863. (search)
-Brig.-Gen. Elias S. Dennis. detached Brigade, Col. George W. Neeley: 63d Ill., Col. Joseph B. McCown; 108th Ill., Lieut.-Col. Charles Turner; 120th Ill., Col. George W. McKeaig; 131st Ill., Col. George W. Neeley, Maj. Joseph L. Purvis; 10th Ill. Cav. (4 co's), Maj. Elvis P. Shaw. 719 25 875 African Brigade, Col. Col. Hiram Scofield: 8th La., Col. Hiram Scofield; 9th La., Col. Herman Lieb, Maj. Erastus N. Owen, Lieut.-Col. Charles J. Paine; 11th La., Col. Edwin W. Chamberlain, Lieut.-Col. Cyrus Sears; 13th La., Lieut. H. Knoll; 1st Miss., Lieut.-Col. A. Watson Webber; 3d Miss., Col. Richard H. Ballinger. Post of Goodrich's Landing, Col. Wm. F. Wood: 1st Ark., Lieut.-Col. James W. Campbell; 10th La., Lieut.Col. Frederick M. Crandall. Gravnt's losses during the campaign were: engagements. Kill'd. Wounded. Captured or Missi'g. Total. Port Gibson 131 719 25 875 Raymond 66 339 37 442 Jackson 42 251 7 300 Champion's Hill 410 1,844 187 2,441 Big Black Bridge 39 2
William F. Fox, Lt. Col. U. S. V., Regimental Losses in the American Civil War, 1861-1865: A Treatise on the extent and nature of the mortuary losses in the Union regiments, with full and exhaustive statistics compiled from the official records on file in the state military bureaus and at Washington, Chapter 15: Confederate losses — strength of the Confederate Armies--casualties in Confederate regiments — list of Confederate Generals killed — losses in the Confederate Navy. (search)
Steamer General Lyon, losses on 507 Steamer Sultana, losses on 496, 503, 529 Strength and formation of a regiment 5 Strength of regiments, average 466 Strength of Union Armies at various dates 526 Substitutes in the army, number of 532 Substitutes, number of, rejected on examination 552 Suicide, number of deaths from 530 Sultana, losses on Steamer 496, 503, 529 Sunstroke, number of deaths from 530 Surgeons killed, number of 43 Sykes's Division 115 Sears, Lieut., Cyrus, quoted 462 Table A.--Total of deaths with percentages, by States 526 Table B.--Total of deaths from disease, accidents, etc. 528 Table C.--Classification of deaths from minor causes 530 Table D.--Number of white troops, colored troops and sailors 532 Table E.--Number of enlistments, three-years' standard 534 Table F.--Percentage of military population from each State 536 Tennessee regiments, mortuary statistics of 519 Terms of enlistment, various lengths of 52
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2, I. List of officers from Massachusetts in United States Navy, 1861 to 1865. (search)
sign. July 1, 1864.Actg. Ensign. Sears, Amasa C., Credit, Medford.Mass.Mass.Mass.Jan. 5, 1863.Actg. Ensign.Antona. New Era; Reindeer Savannah.West Gulf. Mississippi.Aug. 10, 1865.Hon. discharged.Actg. Master. Mar. 7, 1864.Actg. Master. Sears, Cyrus, Credit, Ashland.Mass.Mass.Mass.Aug. 12, 1863.Actg. Ensign.Savannah; Honeysuckle; Dale.East Gulf.Sept. 27, 1865.Hon. discharged.Actg. Vol. Lieut. Aug. 16, 1864.Actg. Master. July 15, 1865.Actg. Vol. Lieut. Sears. Eben T., Credit, MeSears. Eben T., Credit, Medford.Mass.Mass.Mass.Aug. 28, 1863.Actg. Ensign.Dawn.South Atlantic.Aug. 19, 1865.Hon. discharged.Actg. Ensign. Sears, Edward H.,Mass.Mass.Mass.Aug. 27, 1863.Actg. Asst. Paymr.Underwriter; Wachusett.North Atlantic; East India.June 2, 1868.Mustered out.Actg. Asst. Paymr. Sears, Thomas B., Credit, Medford.Mass.Mass.Mass.Jan. 22, 1862.Actg. Master.Chocura; Ethan Allen; Owasco.North Atlantic; E. Gulf;W. Gulf.Feb. 18, 1866.Hon. discharged.Actg. Master. Seaver, James T., Credit, Medford.Ma
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2, Index of names of persons. (search)
162 Scott, F. N., 347 Scott, G. F., 347 Scott, H. B., 227, 443, 555 Scott, H. D., 347 Scott, T. L., 479 Scott, William, 128 Screiber, C. H. R., 347, 443, 479 Scribner, J. E., 128 Scudder, Alexander, 128 Scudder, F. H., 443, 495, 555 Scudder, H. E., 711 Scully, D. P., 347, 555 Scully, Thomas, 395 Seagrave, C. S., 348 Seagrave, O. B., 128 Seamans, H. G., 128 Seamans, W. H., 347 Searle, C. P., 479 Sears, A. C., 128 Sears, A. F., 479 Sears, C. A., 348 Sears, C. B., 711 Sears, Cyrus, 128 Sears, E. H., 128 Sears, E. T., 128 Sears, G. W., 348 Sears, P. C., 348 Sears, T. B., 128 Seaver, J. E., 348 Seaver, J. T., 128 Seaverns, H. A., 348 Seaverns, Joel, 443, 555 Seavey, E. A., 130 Seavey, T. B., 130 Sedgwick, Arthur, 348 Sedgwick, W. D., 348, 443 Seely, Montresser, 348 Selfridge, T. O., 130 Selfridge, T. O., Jr., 130 Sellew, E. K., 130 Semmes, Raphael, 711 Semple, J. R., 130 Sendmeyer, Enos, 479 Senter, C. W. C., 130 Sessions, Fitzroy, 479 Severa