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ckahominy, South Mountain, Sharpsburg, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Brandy Station, Upperville, Gettysburg, the Wilderness, Spottsylvania Court House, John's Island, S. C., Fort Fisher, N. C., and Goldsboro, N. C., a list, which, in a broken way, tells a story of gallant and self-sacrificing service amid privation and sufferi Culpeper Court House, Brandy Station and Stevensburg, Va. In 1864 the command was ordered back to South Carolina, where it encountered the enemy on James and John's islands.
In November, 1864, it was ordered to Wilmington, N. C., and fought at Forts Fisher and Anderson, also at the battle of Bentonville, which closed the long anllowing engagements: Williamsburg, Seven Days battles, Seven Pines, all of the Brandy Station fights, Sharpsburg, Gettysburg, Chancellorsville, South Mountain, John's Island, Second Manassas, Bentonville, Fort Fisher, being in command of his company in the latter engagement.
At the battle of Brandy Station he was the first to reac