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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 11. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), General Beauregard's report of the battle of Drury's Bluff. (search)
At the opening of the campaign of 1864, General Sigel commanded the Federal department of West VSouthwest Virginia, and another of 8,500 under Sigel, in person, near Martinsburg. General Breckines and salt works in Southwest Virginia, while Sigel was to move up the Shenandoah Valley, and thret Crook's larger force met with more success. Sigel having begun his movement up the Valley, Generand was moving rapidly down the Valley to meet Sigel, who was advancing. Learning on the 14th May that Sigel was near New Market, Breckinridge left his camp at Lacy Springs, nine miles south of thaverwhelming numbers, as soon as he learns that Sigel is disposed of, orders Breckinridge to Hanover forbade it. General Grant, when he learned of Sigel's defeat, had him removed promptly, and Hunter a distance of 212 miles, by July 4th, driving Sigel's forces from Martinsburg and other points, tofuge on the Maryland Heights. Mr. Pond praises Sigel for remaining there with 6,000 or 8,000 men wh[2 more...]
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 11. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), The Shenandoah Valley in 1864, by George E. Pond—Campaigns of the civil war, XI. (search)
At the opening of the campaign of 1864, General Sigel commanded the Federal department of West VSouthwest Virginia, and another of 8,500 under Sigel, in person, near Martinsburg. General Breckines and salt works in Southwest Virginia, while Sigel was to move up the Shenandoah Valley, and thret Crook's larger force met with more success. Sigel having begun his movement up the Valley, Generand was moving rapidly down the Valley to meet Sigel, who was advancing. Learning on the 14th May uth of that town, after midnight, and attacked Sigel early next morning. The advent of Breckinridgverwhelming numbers, as soon as he learns that Sigel is disposed of, orders Breckinridge to Hanover forbade it. General Grant, when he learned of Sigel's defeat, had him removed promptly, and Hunter a distance of 212 miles, by July 4th, driving Sigel's forces from Martinsburg and other points, tofuge on the Maryland Heights. Mr. Pond praises Sigel for remaining there with 6,000 or 8,000 men wh[2 more...]