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o Oct. 21, 1861. Brig. General, U. S. Volunteers, Sept. 28, 1861. In command of brigade in the Port Royal expeditionary corps, Oct. 21, 1861, to Mar. 31, 1862; engaged, and in command of the land forces which attacked the enemy at Port Royal Ferry, and captured and destroyed the rebel batteries on Coosaw River, S. C., Jan. 1, 1862. In the department of the South, Mar. 31 to July 12, 1862; in command of brigade, and subsequently of a division; engaged in the demonstrations and actions on Stono River, June 3-10, 1862; and assault of the rebel works at Secessionville, James Island, S. C., June 16, 1862. In command of division at Newport News, Va., July –Aug., 1862. Maj. General, U. S. Volunteers, July 4, 1862. In the northern Virginia campaign, Aug.–Sept., 1862; engaged in various skirmishes on the Rappahannock, Aug., 1862; battle of Manassas, Aug. 29-30, 1862. Killed, Sept. 1, 1862, while leading his division in a charge at the battle of Chantilly. Stevenson, Robert Hooper.