November I camped my troops about one mile from Milledgeville.
On the morning of the twenty-fourth, my brigade marched through Milledgeville, and crossing the Oconee River, we took the Sandersville road, and reached Sandersville on the twenty-seventh.
Here I received orders from General Davis to hold the town until all the traed at daylight, and camped near Milledgeville, fifteen miles.
November twenty-fourth, left camp at ten A. M., passing through Milledgeville and crossing the Oconee River, and camping at Town Creek, nine miles.
November twenty-fifth, moved at daylight, crossing Buffalo Creek, and camping at Cagy Creek, marching twelve miles.
The division destroyed quite effectually eighteen miles of railroad and two large bridges — that over Rocky Comfort Creek on the Augusta road, and that over Oconee River at Milledgeville, as well as the State magazine at that place.
It destroyed, I feel quite sure, over one thousand bales of cotton and probably less than two t