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Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans), Chapter 8: (search)
p; that D. H. Hill's division was to halt at Boonsboro, while the rest of Longstreet's corps marcheMcLaws and Walker were to rejoin the army at Boonsboro or Hagerstown. McClellan, thoroughly appr's guns through the gap in South mountain to Boonsboro. Hampton retired to Burkittsville, and on herence to Drayton's brigade in the action at Boonsboro, by which it appears that the Fifteenth Soutwith Jack. son's corps from the vicinity of Boonsboro on the 11th and camped at Williamsport on thown, and the other a little north of east to Boonsboro. About 1 1/4 miles from the town, on the Hah, Longstreet was posted on the south of the Boonsboro road, and D. H. Hill north of it. Hood's divhe 16th the brigade lay in line south of the Boonsboro road exposed to an incessant fire of artille numbers, 6,000 of all arms. The battles of Boonsboro, Crampton's Gap and Harper's Ferry, with theroops for the want of sleep and food between Boonsboro and Sharpsburg. The remarks of Gen. D. H. H[2 more...]
Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans), Biographical (search)
ain of the Watson Guards, which became Company B of the Hampton legion. At First Manassas the command of the legion devolved upon him after Colonel Hampton was wounded, Lieutenant-Colonel Johnson killed and Captain Conner disabled. At the reorganization in 1862 he was elected lieutenant-colonel of the infantry of the legion, a battalion of eight companies, and after it was filled to a regiment, he was promoted colonel. He participated in the battles around Richmond, at Second Manassas, Boonsboro and Sharpsburg, Fredericksburg, and with Longstreet at Suffolk, Chickamauga, Bean's Station, Campbell's Station and Knoxville. His command was subsequently mounted as cavalry, and served on the north side of the James before Richmond. After the fight at Riddle's Shop, in June, 1864, he was promoted brigadier-general, his cavalry brigade including the Hampton legion, Seventh South Carolina, Seventh Georgia and Twenty-fourth Virginia regiments, and Harkerson's artillery. He led the brigad
Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans), Additional Sketches Illustrating the services of officers and Privates and patriotic citizens of South Carolina. (search)
ayser's Farm, Malvern Hill, Second Manassas, Boonsboro, Sharpsburg, Fredericksburg, Will's Valley, ton Head, Red Bluff, S. C.; Second Manassas, Boonsboro, Sharpsburg, Falling Waters, Zoar Church, Frnd also suffered severely. Second Manassas, Boonsboro, Sharpsburg and Fredericksburg followed, aft in time to fight at Second Manassas, and at Boonsboro, and at Sharpsburg commanded his regiment, ae fought in the army of Northern Virginia at Boonsboro and Sharpsburg, Md., at Kinston and Goldsbor Thoroughfare Gap, Second Manassas, Ox Hill, Boonsboro, Sharpsburg, Fredericksburg, the Suffolk and, on the march to the Maryland campaign. At Boonsboro, September 14, 1862, he was captured and tak private in James' battalion, was wounded at Boonsboro, was captured, exchanged and sent to a hospiwas in the cavalry fights at Brandy Station, Boonsboro, Sharpsburg, and Gettysburg, besides numerou Maryland campaign, including the battles of Boonsboro and Spartanburg. He was in command of his r[4 more...]