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ial law declared in by Halleck, 2.183. St. Nicholas, steamer, piratical capture of on Chesapeake Bay, 2.555. Salem, Ind., pillaged by the guerrilla Morgan, 3.93. Salem Church, battle at, 3.36. Salkhatchie River passage forced across by Sherman, 3.458. Saltville, destruction of works at, 3.430. Salt Works, the Virginia, movement of Burbridge against, 3.287. San Antonio, scenes at on the departure of National troops, 1.269. Sandford, Gen., with New York militia at Arlington Heights, 1.485. Sanitary Commission, organization of, 1.575; origin and history of, 3.607. Santa Fe, N. M., captured by Col. Sibley, 2.188. Santa Rosa Island, battle of, 2.111. Savage's Station, battle at, 2.427; visit of the author to in 1866, 2.439. Savannah, evacuation of, 3.413; occupation of by Sherman, 3.414; visit of the author to, 3.521 Savannah, privateer, capture of by the Perry, 1.557; crew of tried as pirates, 1.557. Savannah River, obstructions placed in, 2.3
man, Va.; Fall of Petersburg. notes.--Recruited under the second call for troops, leaving New Hampshire on September 11 1862. After two weeks drill on Arlington Heights, Va., it joined General McClellan's Army (Oct. 4th) then at Harper's Ferry, and was brigaded with General Ferrero's command, Sturgis's (2d) Division, Ninth CorFall of Richmond. notes.--Organized at Concord, N. H., September 10, 1862, the ten companies having been recruited within ten days time, and arrived at Arlington Heights, Va., on September 30th. The heaviest loss in the battle of Chancellorsville fell to the lot of the Twelfth New Hampshire; it fought there in Whipple's Divisild, and left the State August 22, 1862. Both Colonel Wild and Lieutenant Colonel Carruth had seen service in the First Massachusetts. After a short stay on Arlington Heights, the regiment was ordered to join McClellan's Army, then on its way to meet Lee in Maryland. It was assigned to Ferrero's (2d) Brigade, Reno's (2d) Division
aw bore the brunt of the desperate and vain effort of the Federals to drive Whiting back. Finally General Hood and the Fourth Texas broke the line in the center of Morell's division and seized the guns. Where Jackson's men scored Col. Bradley T. Johnson Gen W. H. C. Whiting The steady men at Gaines' Mill Officers of a stalwart Irish regiment which gloriously distinguished itself at Gaines' Mill, the third battle in its career. We see them here at Camp Cass on Arlington Heights, where they had been waiting all winter near Washington for a sight of active service. This regiment was organized as the Ninth Massachusetts Infantry in April, 1861. It was not till almost a year later that, joining McClellan's forces on the Peninsula, it jumped immediately into the thick of things at Hanover Court House and Mechanicsville. Battles came fast and furious during the Seven Days struggle, and, with Morell's division of the Fifth Corps, this regiment with marvelous stea
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories, New Jersey Volunteers. (search)
ghuysen, Newark, N. J., and mustered in August 25, 1862. Left State for Washington. D. C., August 31, 1862. Attached to 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 2nd Corps. Pope's Army of Virginia, September, 1862. 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 12th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac. to October, 1863, and Army of the Cumberland, to April, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 20th Army Corps, Army of the Cumberland and Army of Georgia, to June, 1865. Service. Camp near Fort Richardson, on Arlington Heights, Va., September 2, 1862. Expedition beyond Rockville, Md., September 6-9. Battle of Antietam, Md., September 16-17. At Maryland Heights September 23-October 30. Picket duty near Sharpsburg, Md., October 30-December 10. March to Fairfax Station, Va., December 10-16, and duty there till December 26. Picket duty on the Occoquan January 4-20. Mud March January 20-24. At Fairfax Station till April 27. Chancellorsville Campaign April 27-May 6. Battle of Chancellors