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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 26. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), War Diary of Capt. Robert Emory Park, Twelfth Alabama Regiment. January 28th, 1863January 27th, 1864. (search)
ss. Feb. 2. Called at Dr. Terrell's, near Orange Court House, and met his pretty daughter, Mrs. Goodwin. Feb. 18. Rode on the tender of an engine to Orange Court House; paid $6.00 for breakfast, and walked to our eft Richmond with Captain Weeks, of 4th Ga., for Orange C. H. Heard Dr. Powledge and Lieutenant Tom Harris, ofvate Griffith, of company E, married a girl near Orange C. H. It is love in low life. He brought his cara spo M., and camped near Dr. Terrell's, 4 miles from Orange C. H. October. 9. At 4 o'clock A. M. we marched through Orange, waded the Rapidan river, and bivouacked three miles from Madison C. H. Here our spider wagon, asnate. Dec. 15. Sent private Tom Kimbrough to Orange C. H. after boxes and trunk. Lieutenant Geo. Wright ce wagon, and at 11 o'clock we began our march to Orange C. H., where we are to build winter quarters. We wereorth Carolina on fatigue duty, sawing plank for the Orange road. We lost the way, and marched 20 miles to rea
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 26. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), A recollection of Pelham. (search)
A recollection of Pelham. How two of his guns held out against six of the enemy. One day in the latter part of August, 1863 (I write from memory only), General Pleasanton, with a large force of cavalry, had been feeling for General Lee's army, which lay near Orange Court House, and Our Fitz, even then a boy general, had been gallantly fighting every inch of the ground to prevent Pleasanton from crossing the Rapidan, and successfully; for, so far as I know, none of his troops had crossed the river. I, with a party of nine, had flanked the right of Pleasanton's line, and was pushing through the woods to gain the rear, when I ran into and was captured by the 6th New York Cavalry. I had on a pair of new boots and two beautiful blisters on each heel. As long as I could move, under excitement, I did not feel the pain; but when captured and made to stand still a while, I found I could not walk. Fortunately I had been turned over to a good fellow, a sergeant in the 6th New Y