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Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 486 0 Browse Search
Benjamnin F. Butler, Butler's Book: Autobiography and Personal Reminiscences of Major-General Benjamin Butler 112 0 Browse Search
William F. Fox, Lt. Col. U. S. V., Regimental Losses in the American Civil War, 1861-1865: A Treatise on the extent and nature of the mortuary losses in the Union regiments, with full and exhaustive statistics compiled from the official records on file in the state military bureaus and at Washington 106 0 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 4. 88 0 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3. 60 0 Browse Search
William Swinton, Campaigns of the Army of the Potomac 58 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 11. (ed. Frank Moore) 46 0 Browse Search
Adam Badeau, Military history of Ulysses S. Grant from April 1861 to April 1865. Volume 3 44 0 Browse Search
Adam Badeau, Military history of Ulysses S. Grant from April 1861 to April 1865. Volume 2 44 0 Browse Search
Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 40 0 Browse Search
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, without opposition, both City Point and Bermuda Hundred, his movement being a complete surprise. d having hermetically sealed itself up at Bermuda Hundred, the enemy was enabled to bring the most tern part of Virginia. The position at Bermuda Hundred was as easy to defend as it was difficulting an assault impracticable, returned to Bermuda Hundred without attempting one. Attaching grea possession of Petersburg, I sent back to Bermuda Hundred and City Point General Smith's command by had commenced, I proceeded by steamer to Bermuda Hundred, to give the necessary orders for the immom a part of his intrenchment in front of Bermuda Hundred, expecting, no doubt, to get troops from ty Point, to report to General Butler, at Bermuda Hundred, of which General Butler was notified, anom, and connected the pontoon bridge with Bermuda Hundred. On the nineteenth, General Sheridan, until the evening before it got off from Bermuda Hundred, and then did not dream but that General
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 11. (ed. Frank Moore), Doc. 54. the capture of Fort Fisher. (search)
rt. headquarters Second division, twenty-Fourth Army corps, Fort Fisher, N. C., January 16, 1865. Captain A. Terry, Assistant Adjutant-General: I have the honor to submit the following report of the late movements and operations of this division: On the night of the second the division, which had just returned to its camp from a demonstration against this point, received orders to prepare for a second expedition. It left camp on the third, and embarked on ocean transports at Bermuda Hundred, between the hours of seven and nine P. M., on the fourth instant. The transport fleet sailed from Fortress Mon roe on the morning of the sixth, and the troops disembarked some four miles north of Fort Fisher on the thirteenth instant. At three o'clock P. M. on the fifteenth we stormed Fort Fisher. Brevet Brigadier-General N. M. Curtis' brigade (the First) made a lodgement on the north-west angle of the fort. I immediately ordered up Colonel G. A. Pennypacker's brigade (the Seco
force of guerrillas, who endeavored to cut off the Fifth Pennsylvania, then in rear. Quite a skirmish ensued, but the Fifth proved too much for the bushwhackers and their associates. At four o'clock this afternoon the division entered City Point, having made a complete circle in the most vital section of the Confederacy, and effectually destroying or interrupting for some time all railroad and telegraphic communication between the South and its rebel capital. Another account. Bermuda hundred, Va., May 19. It was noon of May the twelfth that General Kautz, with his noble division of cavalry, commenced a movement which had for its object the destruction of the four main railroads leading to Richmond. The men who were to perform this arduous duty had just returned from a raid of a similar character, and were thoroughly fatigued from the effects of long marches, loss of sleep and short allowances of food. But their patriotism instilled into them an energy that demonstrated
ition, and if the juncture indicated by the arrival at Bermuda Hundred of General Sheridan with ten thousand cavalry from theal Butler despatched Major Ludlow of his staff back to Bermuda Hundred to communicate with Admiral Lee, inform him of the intten miles of Richmond, to the line of defence known as Bermuda Hundred, between the James and Appomattox rivers. Here the trf our position on the Peninsula. in the woods back of Bermuda hundred, Virginia, May 25, 1864. Things are not working noren as good as shut up within its intrenchments back of Bermuda Hundred, and, instead of prosecuting a siege against Richmond s Monroe; their passage up the James; their landing at Bermuda Hundred; their advance to a position some six miles beyond thaeping-time all were back within their intrenchments at Bermuda Hundred. Meanwhile, information came, by a Richmond paper, ot far from six miles back of the landing-place called Bermuda Hundred, which is on the point of land formed by the junction
er side of the bridge, compels a passage, and in seven minutes it is made. The whole corps of General Smith pass on transports through the opening, and up to Bermuda Hundred, where they disembarked, as they did at that same place five weeks ago that very day. Nineteen transports, supply and mail steamers, pass down, and the river,! Walthall's farm, near Petersburg, Six A. M., June 17th, 1864. The Eighteenth corps, under command of General W. F. Smith, which had but just returned to Bermuda Hundred, although greatly needing rest, moved out at three o'clock on the morning of the fifteenth on the Petersburg side of the river. They were joined by General Hee no reason to doubt it. Westover, where General Lee in his despatch above states the enemy to have moved, is immediately on the James river, not far from Bermuda Hundred, where Butler is, and the river at that point is narrow and well situated for the laying down of pontoons. It is likely he crossed his forces over here, and