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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 13. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Evacuation of Richmond. (search)
ing. On crossing a little stream known as Sailor's Creek, I met General Fitz. Lee, who informed me and was therefore surprised on arriving at Sailor's Creek to find that my rear was menaced. As the ct in your recollection of the position at Sailor's Creek; Simms was on the right of the road. Plea our line of march between this stream and Sailor's Creek, which, measured on the road we travelled,llowed by General Kershaw, moved on across Sailor's Creek towards the point where General Pickett wae was charged by it and driven back across Sailor's Creek. This brigade was then brought back to it Rice's Station (and, as I suppose, beyond Sailor's Creek.) As soon as General Gordon closed up on Gw), General Anderson moved forward towards Sailor's Creek. My division followed, and while its head was halted on the hill beyond Sailor's Creek to allow the rear to close up, General Ewell told me tmy's driving General Kershaw's rear across Sailor's Creek, and his appearance in heavy force of infa[7 more...]