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rebels pursuit to Ringgold battle-field of Ringgold rebel resistance final retreat of rebels ped on the Atlanta road towards Greysville and Ringgold, while Granger's command returned to Chattano of the enemy, on the road from Greysville to Ringgold, and captured three pieces of artillery, withany of the men had thrown away their arms. Ringgold is a place of two or three thousand inhabitany, and Davis's division was moved up close to Ringgold, to be ready to assist Hooker, if need should Parker's gap to Red Clay, had already turned Ringgold; but, of this, neither Grant nor Hooker was a and then went into bivouac. The railroad at Ringgold was thoroughly destroyed, for a distance of t with his command, and the prisoners taken at Ringgold. On the 30th, the enemy sent a flag of truceinfantry and cavalry of Hooker's command left Ringgold; Geary and Cruft to return to their old camps, from a point halfway between Greysville and Ringgold back to the Georgia state line; and, on the 2[7 more...]
ndition of affairs, it was decided to put the army in motion for a point further removed from a powerful and victorious army, that we might have some little time to replenish and recuperate for another struggle. The enemy made pursuit as far as Ringgold, but was so handsomely checked by Major-General Cleburne and Brigadier-General Gist, in command of their respective divisions, that he gave us but little annoyance. Lieutenant-General Hardee, as usual, is entitled to my warmest thanks and hilt on the 25th, and who eventually charged and routed him on that day, capturing several stands of colors and several hundred prisoners, and who afterwards brought up our rear with great success, again charging and routing the pursuing column at Ringgold, on the 27th, is commended to the special notice of the government. Brigadier-Generals Gist and Bate, commanding divisions, Cumming, Walthall, and Polk, commanding brigades, were distinguished for coolness, gallantry, and successful conduct,