41-2.246; his evacuation of Corinth, 2.293.
Bell, John, nomination of for the Presidency, 1.30.
Belle Isle, sufferings of Union prisoners in, 3.597.
Belligerent rights accorded to the Confederates, 1.544, 567.
Belmont, battle at, 2.87.
Benham, Gen., his unsuccessful pursuit of Floyd, 2.102; in command at the battle of Secessionville, 3.187.
Benjamin, Judah P., last speech of in the Senate, 1.232.
Bentonsville, battle of, 3.500.
Bentonville, Skirmish at, 2.253.
Bermuda Hundred, occupation of by Gen. Butler, 3.318; Butler bottled up at, 3.323.
Berry, Gen. H. G., at the battle of Chancellorsville, 3.30.
Big Bethel, rebel position at, 1.596; battle at, 1.507;: public disappointment at the result, 1.510; visit to the battle-ground of, 1.513.
Big Black River, battle of the, 2.612.
Big Blue Creek, battle at, 3.279.
Big Tybee Island, occupation of by Dupont, 2.125.
Biloxi, capture of by Major Strong, 2.327.
Bird's Point, fortification of, 1.539.