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Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 286 0 Browse Search
Adam Badeau, Military history of Ulysses S. Grant from April 1861 to April 1865. Volume 2 82 0 Browse Search
Adam Badeau, Military history of Ulysses S. Grant from April 1861 to April 1865. Volume 3 82 0 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 4. 64 0 Browse Search
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William F. Fox, Lt. Col. U. S. V., Regimental Losses in the American Civil War, 1861-1865: A Treatise on the extent and nature of the mortuary losses in the Union regiments, with full and exhaustive statistics compiled from the official records on file in the state military bureaus and at Washington 58 24 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 11. (ed. Frank Moore) 54 0 Browse Search
Philip Henry Sheridan, Personal Memoirs of P. H. Sheridan, General, United States Army . 47 1 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3. 38 0 Browse Search
The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 3: The Decisive Battles. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 37 1 Browse Search
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Browsing named entities in Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 19. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones). You can also browse the collection for Fishers Hill (Virginia, United States) or search for Fishers Hill (Virginia, United States) in all documents.

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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 19. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), The artillery defenders of Fort Gregg. (search)
ydton plankroad, between the city and Hatcher's Run. We were assigned to do the light artillery work of A. P. Hill's corps; and several times during the winter we were moved out in snow and sleet to counteract Grant's flanking movements around our right. After Early's misfortunes in the Valley, and the return to the main army at Petersburg of the remnant of his troops under Gordon, two of my batteries were broken up, and the guns taken to equip those of Gordon, who had left theirs at Fisher's Hill. I was then promoted to the rank of lieutenant-colonel of artillery, and assigned, March 25, 1865, to a battalion commanded by Colonel McIntosh, as second field-officer, and placed in command of the lines in the vicinity of Fort Gregg, making my headquarters in what was known as the Gregg House, within a hundred yards or so of the fort. Between Fort Gregg and the lines immediately around the city was a deep ravine with a small creek flowing through it. To utilize this ravine and wate
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 19. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.44 (search)
The battle of Fisher's Hill. [from the Richmond Dispatch, June 14, 1891.] Thrilling incidents of, by a Private Soldier—I say, men! for God's sake let us stop and fight them right here—The song that saved an army. The Confederate soldier nd this is my excuse for attempting to scribble my recollection of some of the incidents connected with the battle of Fisher's Hill. I hope this may meet the eye of some of my old comrades in arms, whom I am sure will recognize the picture. The 22, 1864, two days after our defeat at Winchester, found General Early's little army occupying the position known as Fisher's Hill, with its right resting on or near the Massanutta mountains, while the extreme left of his infantry line reached no further than the termination of the ridge of Fisher's Hill, in the direction of North mountain. The interval was protected only by a small body of cavalry. There may be some inaccuracies in the above description, but that was the situation as it
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 19. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Index (search)
, 100. Drummond, Governor of North Carolina, hung, 132. Early, General J. A., 153, 312. Echoes from Hampton Roads, 246. Echols, General, John, 111. Edmonds, Hon., Paul, 203. Elkhorn, Battle of, 193. Ellis, Colonel Thomas H., 57. Ellyson, Henry Keeling, 130. Ewell, General R. S., 112, 153. Farinholt, Colonel B. F., 52, 201. Farragut, Admiral D. G., 74. Fayette Artillery, Richmond, 57. Federal Prisoners, Pastimes in, 35; statistics of mortality in, 47, 190, 288. Fisher's Hill; Incidents of, Battle of, 289. Flournoy, Colonel T. S , 52, 203. Flowerree, Colonel C. C., 108. Forts—Delaware, 35; Gregg, 65; Owen, 68; Morgan, So. Forrest, Admiral F , 12. Forrest, General N B., 199. Foute, Rev R. C., 246. Frazier's Farm, Battle of, 306. Fredericksburg, Battle of, 259, 262, 310. Free Schools in Colonial Virginia, 138. Gaines's Mill, Battle of, 417. Gift, Lt. George W., 95. Gregg, Fort, Artillery defenders of, 65. Gregg. General Maxcy,