f this order by Grant at Oxford, Mississippi, Sherman, who was then at Memphis, in telegraphic commI., p. 285. (New York: D. Appleton & Co.） General Sherman says:
The preparations at Memphis were 26th he reached Vicksburg in person, before Sherman had arrived at the mouth of the Yazoo.
The senemy's defenses at that point, says:
Had Sherman moved a little faster after landing, or made ruct a raft.
The withdrawal of Steele from Sherman's left enabled the enemy to concentrate his r long after the brief reconnoissance with General Sherman, Major John H. Hammond, his assistant adj photograph. else.
I told him to say to General Sherman that I would order the assault; that we m 757 wounded, 528 missing,--in all, 1439.
In Sherman's whole command the loss was 208 killed, 1005ault was not to be renewed, I repaired to General Sherman's headquarters and found him alone, pacinmoirs General Sherman says:
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. Kinsman (k), Col. Samuel L. Glasgow; 11th Wis., Lieut.-Col. Charles A. Wood, Col. Charles L. Harris, Maj. Arthur Platt.
Brigade loss: Port Gibson, k, 13; w, 88 = 101. Big Black Bridge, k, 27; w, 194 = 221.
Vicksburg, assault May 22d, k, 54; w, 285; m, 29 = 368. Artillery: A, 2d Ill., Lieut. Frank B. Fenton, Capt. Peter Davidson; 1st Ind., Capt. Martin Klauss.
Artillery loss: Port Gibson, k, 2. Big Black Bridge, k, 1.
Vicksburg, assault May 22d, w, 1.
Fifteenth Army Corps, Maj.-Gen. William T. Sherman.
First division, Maj.-Gen. Frederick Steele.
First Brigade, Col. Francis H. Manter, Col. Bernard G. Farrar: 13th Ill., Col. Adam B. Gorgas; 27th Mo., Col. Thomas Curly; 29th Mo., Col. James Peckham; 30th Mo., Lieut.-Col. Otto Schadt; 31st Mo., Col. Thomas C. Fletcher, Maj. Frederick Jaensch, Lieut.-Col. Samuel P. Simpson; 32d Mo., Maj. Abraham J. Seay. Brigade loss: Vicksburg, assault May 19th, k, 1; w, 9 = 10; assault May 22d, k, 2; w, 5 = 7. Second Brigade, Col. Charles R. Woo