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her measurement of strength with the foe. Chas. P. Stone, Brig.-Gen. Comdg. Gen. Stone's orderGen. Stone's orders to Col. Baker.--The following are exact copies of the orders from Gen. Stone to Col. Baker, which Gen. Stone to Col. Baker, which were found beneath the lining of the latter's hat by Capt. Young, his aid, after the body had been tutenant Battery B, R. I. A. Addenda.--General Stone visited the wounded men, praised them for l Commanding feels increased confidence in General Stone's division, and, is sure that when they ne G. Young's statement. On Sunday evening, Gen. Stone, being persuaded that no important force of rtation. Was sent to report for orders to General Stone. Returned, having received command to croo orders for the brigade. Shortly after General Stone placed Colonel Baker in command of all theturned, crossed the river, and reported to General Stone that there were no hostile forces in that re pouring in to his aid. Captain Stewart, General Stone's adjutant, came on the field with the che[5 more...]
teen hundred killed, wounded and drowned. Captured seven hundred and ten prisoners; fifteen hundred stand of arms; three pieces of cannon; one stand of colors; a large number of cartridge boxes, bayonet scabbards, and a quantity of camp furniture. Among the killed of the enemy was General Baker, formerly senator from Oregon, and several other commissioned officers. Among the prisoners taken were twenty-two commissioned officers, the names of whom have already been furnished. General C. P. Stone commanded the Federal forces until three o'clock A. M., on the morning of the 22d, when he was superseded by Major-General N. P. Banks. The engagement on our side was fought entirely with the musket; the artillery was in position to do effective service should the enemy have advanced from his cover. The enemy were armed with the Minie musket, the Belgian gun, and Springfield musket; a telescopic target rifle was also among the arms found. In closing my report I would call the
Oct. 21. I remain, General, respectfully, Charles Devens, Colonel. General Stone's order. Headquarters Corps of observation, Pollesville, Nov. 4. 1861.cial to the good of the service, is certain to be engendered. By order of Brig.-Gen. Stone. Chas. Stewart, Asst. Adj.-General. Lieutenant Bramhall's report. l Coggswell, Colonel Lee (I think that is his name) and Captain Stewart, of General Stone's staff. Assisted by these gentlemen, the firing was resumed, and maintainrt. Headquarters Twentieth regiment M. V., camp Benton, October 25, 1861. To Gen. Stone, Commanding Corps of Observation: General: I have to report that one hundrants. On the morning of the 21st ult. Col. Coggswell received orders from Brig.-Gen. Stone to hold the regiment in readiness to march on a moment's warning to a poinceived. I have means of crossing one hundred and twenty-five men once in ten minutes at each of two points. River falling slowly. C. P. Stone, Brigadier-General.
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 3. (ed. Frank Moore), Doc. 114. fight at Goose Creek, Virginia, October 22, 1861. (search)
Doc. 114. fight at Goose Creek, Virginia, October 22, 1861. General Gorman's report. Brigade Headquarters, near Edwards' Ferry, Oct. 26, 1861. To Capt. Charles Smith, Assistant Adjutant-General, Brigadier-Gen. Stone's Division: sir: I have the honor to communicate to the General commanding the division, the facts and events connected with my brigade, in the advance across the Potomac, made under his order. On the 20th inst., I received orders to detach two companies of the First Mireliable assurance of their efficiency. It may not be improper here to say, that the result of this movement, as a reconnoissance, must prove highly beneficial to any future movement in that direction. Each order was strictly followed, and the desired result accomplished. Trusting that I have performed satisfactorily the somewhat difficult and responsible duty to which Gen. Stone and Gen. Banks assigned me, I am, very respectfully, your obedient servant, W. A. Gorman, Brigadier-General.
ve all supplies to Frederick, occupy Maryland Heights with Major Doubleday's heavy guns, and a brigade of infantry to support them, and with every thing else — horse, foot and artillery — to cross the Potomac at Point of Rocks, and unite with Colonel Stone's force at Leesburg, from which point he could operate as circumstances should demand, and as the General's orders should require. No reply was received; but on the 27th, the General telegraphed him that he supposed he was that day crossing guns, and on the 30th gave the order to cross. On the 2d of July he crossed, met the enemy, and whipped them. On the 9th of July a council was held, at which all the commanders of divisions and brigades, and chiefs of staff, were present. Col. Stone, the junior line officer, spoke twice and decidedly against an advance, advocating a direct movement to Sheppardstown and Charlestown. All who spoke opposed an advance, and all voted against one. On the same day, he informed the General-in-Ch