n. They have erected to his memory, on an adjacent hill overlooking the fort and the beautiful valley of the Kansas and its branches, a stone monument, their own design and workmanship.
The epitaph on it relates in touching simplicity his services and death.
He died as he had lived — a soldier and a Christian, and repeated the Lord's Prayer with his last breath.
There were fifty-nine deaths during the epidemic.
Mrs. Armistead, wife of Major Armistead (General Lewis Armistead, killed at Gettysburg), died in six hours after she was taken.
Her husband had marched with his company, but only proceeded thirty miles when overtaken by an express.
He returned in the night, found his wife dead, and after her funeral in the morning-this same fatal 3d of August-started for his camp, carrying his two little children with him. A soldier has a hard life and but little consideration.
The Second Cavalry, under the command of Colonel Johnston, on the 27th of October following began its long mar
erson, General, mentioned, 141, 206, 254; at Gettysburg, 279, 288; succeeds Longstreet, 331; recalle couplet quoted, 114.
Archer's brigade at Gettysburg, 296.
Aristo, General, Mariano, 32.
Arlieneral, Lewis, mentioned, 58, 288; killed at Gettysburg, 296.
Army of the James, 387.
Army of No Ga., 14, 15.
Cushing, Lieutenant A. H., at Gettysburg, 296.
Custer's cavalry division, 373.
e . mentioned, 79.
Germania Ford, 243.
Gettysburg, battle of, 142, 270; losses in, 302.
Hood, General John B., 54, 203; at Gettysburg, 279, 280.
Hooker, General, Joseph, notic32.
Jenkins's cavalry brigade, 263, 265; at Gettysburg, 297.
Jesup, General Thomas S., 134.
J186, 190, 192, 226, 227, 247, 270; killed at Gettysburg, 272.
Rice Station, battle of, 384.
Rian's horse, 211.
Weed, General, killed at Gettysburg, 302. Weiseger, General, at Petersburg, 360.
Young Napoleon, 114.
Ziegler's Grove at Gettysburg, 296.
Zook, General, killed at Gettysburg