While on the Rappahannock, in March and April, 1862, our division consisted of Taylor's (eighth brigade), Trimble's (seventh brigade), Elzey's (fourth brigade). These officers ranked — Elzey, Trimble, Taylor.
The numbers of the brigades were those they had in the army of the Potomac while at Centreville.
Our division was there escaped capture by the Yankees the day previous.
At Winchester, Trimble's and Taylor's brigades of our division were engaged, Taylor charging a Yankee battery and TTaylor charging a Yankee battery and Trimble opening the fight and keeping it up for a full half-hour alone, when a thick fog came on, which lasted another half-hour and stopped all firing.
When it clear, Colonel Isaac G. Seymour Sixth Louisiana (then in command of the brigade, General Taylor having been sick since Port Republic) was killed, so was Major C. R. Wheat nel Hays was made a Brigadier-General and assigned the brigade thus formed, and Taylor was made Major-General and sent to Louisiana. Lieutenant-Colonel Penn thus beca
Mitchell, J. N.; Moore, F. A.; Morrison, J. B.; Moss, John; McDonald, J. L.; Moran, Wm., wounded at Price's X roads, but refused to leave his gun, killed at blockhouse near Baker's, on N. and C. railroad; Nepper, J. C.; Peel, Thos.; Priddy, M. C.; Prout, Josh; Prout, George; Powell, George; Reed, R. D.; Robinson, George; Sanders, Jas. L.; Scott, G. H.; Scott, J. M.; Siegel, Chas.; Smith, S. F.; Skeggs, Eugene; Southerland, Wm.; Stucker, Wm. G.; Summer, T. R.; Temple, C. R.; Thornton, A. R.; Taylor, J. G.; Wermesdoff, J.; Weaver, A. B.; Williams, Phil.; Woods, James C.; Wilson, W. W.; Wilson, T. J.
Absentees in hospital and on furlough not reported.
Non-commission officers, artificers and teamsters all took positions at the guns when a reduction of numbers required it.
T. W. Rice, Captain, commanding.
B. F. Haller, First Lieutenant.
H. H. Briggs, Second Lieutenant, died of yellow fever in Memphis.
D. C. Jones, Third Lieutenant.
Dr. Jacob Huggins, Su