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The exact strength of the different corps I am not at liberty to give, for obvious military precaution:
Five companies First and Second Regiment Regulars, Major Sturgis. Five companies First Regiment Missouri Volunteers, Lieutenant-Col. Andrews. Two companies Second Regiment Missouri Volunteers, Major Osterhous. Three companieery, six guns, six and twelve-pounders.
The whole column was under the immediate command of Major-General Lyon, while Brigadier-Generals Sweeny, Siegel, and Major Sturgis were intrusted with the most important subsidiary charges.
The march commenced at five o'clock on the afternoon of Thursday.
The baggage wagons, one hundre necessity of keeping open his communication with Springfield — called a consultation with Brigadier-Generals Sweeney, Siegel; Majors Schofield, Shepherd, Conant, Sturgis; Captains Totten and Shaeffer, when it was determined to retire toward Springfield.
This conclusion seems to be well-founded when we reflect that the provisions