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ivision of cavalry moving in advance through Berryville, going into position near White Post. The S passed through Kabletown to the vicinity of Berryville, and went into position on the left of Dwighy occupied a line stretching from Clifton to Berryville, with Merritt's cavalry at White Post and Lot of the 17th Emory moved from Winchester to Berryville, and the same morning Crook and Wright reachk went ahead till he reached the vicinity of Berryville. On the afternoon of the 17th Lowell with hlowing these movements, Merritt fell back to Berryville, covering the Berryville pike crossing of thoeuvre Merritt had been attacked in front of Berryville and Wilson at Summit Point, the former by cation of occupying a line between Clifton and Berryville the moment matters should so shape themselveent into position at Clifton, Crook occupied Berryville, and Emory's corps came in between them, forross the Blue Ridge through Ashby's Gap. At Berryville, however, he blundered into Crook's lines ab[7 more...]
Chapter I Organizing scouts Miss Rebecca Wright important information Decides to move on Newtown meeting General Grant organization of the Union Army opening of the battle of the Opequon death of General Russell a turning movement a successful cavalry charge victory three loyal girls appointed a Brigadier General in the regular Army remarks on the battle. While occupying the ground between Clifton and Berryville, referred to in the last chapter of the preceding volume, I felt the need of an efficient body of scouts to collect information regarding the enemy, for the defective intelligence-establishment with which I started out from Harper's Ferry early in August had not proved satisfactory. I therefore began to organize my scouts on a system which I hoped would give better results than had the method hitherto pursued in the department, which was to employ on this service doubtful citizens and Confederate deserters. If these should turn out untrustworthy, t