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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 13. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Gregg's brigade of South Carolinians in the Second. Battle of Manassas. (search)
a large force advanced to assail the left of Jackson's position, occupied by the division of Generwho he (Pope) had directed to attack and turn Jackson's right, had remained idle and inactive all ttle can never be told without commencing with Jackson's great march from Jeffersonton, on Monday motracted by the flames and informed by them of Jackson's movement from the junction, would endeavor on of the evening before, the extreme left of Jackson's line. On our approach to the spot we were n, under General Lawton, formed the centre of Jackson's line, and Taliaferro's, under General Starkhe assault as delivered in front of Ewell and Jackson's divisions, whereas General Jackson reportsed. Colonel Taylor estimated the strength of Jackson's corps at Manassas at seventeen thousand threry careful computation, puts the strength of Jackson's infantry at twenty-two thousand five hundregreater was the disparity in the regiments of Jackson's and Ewell's division which had been in the [3 more...]
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 13. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Reunion of the Virginia division Army of Northern Virginia Association. (search)
cClellan said officially: The force opposed to me was D. H. Hill's division (15,000 men), and a part, if not the whole of Longstreet's, and, perhaps, a portion of Jackson's. Probably thirty thousand in all. It is always safe to give a divisor of three to any estimate made by General McClellan of the forces of his enemy. The Gener their native villages, amid waving of handkerchiefs and salutations of wives, children, sisters, and sweethearts without breaking ranks. These men were called Jackson's foot-cavalry because one soldier covered as much ground and bore as much fatigue as is ordinarily demanded of a soldier and a horse. They were the Centaurs of r dead officers who commanded these men, I cannot consume your time to speak. They came from every Southern State, and now sleep in the bosom of Virginia—Lee and Jackson, and Bee, and Pelham, and Winder, and Whiting, and Wheat, and many others now imperishably linked in fame with the story of the Great Struggle. Napoleon, thoug
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 13. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Recollections of campaign against Grant in North Mississippi in 1862-63. (search)
onabout 4,800 men. Hebert's divisionabout 5,000 men. Lovell's divisionabout 6,000 men. Armstrong's cavalry, including Jackson's brigade,2,800 men Van Dorn threw his cavalry forward so as to mask his movements, and marched directly with his infand, eight miles west of Corinth. At dawn on the 3d of October we moved from Chewella to attack the enemy in Corinth. Jackson's brigade had been sent towards Bolivar, where he captured a large regiment of cavalry, and our advance was covered by Aeffective forces of Van Dorn and Price, including all arms, numbered on the morning of the 2d October, about 18,600 men, Jackson's cavalry was detached towards Bolivar; it numbered about 1,000 effectives. Whitfield's (Texas) Legion was left to guarnd men, to seize Vicksburg. Sherman, in his Narrative, puts his force at a much greater number. He would then move to Jackson, and thus Van Dorn would be placed with his little army of just sixteen thousand men between the armies of Grant and She
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 13. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), An incident of Stonewall Jackson's Valley campaign-capture of a flag by Maryland Confederates. (search)
An incident of Stonewall Jackson's Valley campaign-capture of a flag by Maryland Confederates. Compiled from original data by S. Z. Ammen. During the retreat toward Winchester of the portion of Bank's army driven from Front Royal by a detachment of Jackson's advancing forces, consisting principally of the First Maryland Infantry and Wheat's Louisiana Battalion, on May 23d, 1862, there occurred in front of the stone house of Mr. Joshua A. McKay, on the Winchester pike, about five miles north of Front Royal, a spirited combat between Confederates and Federals, which was witnessed by Miss Nannie A. McKay, and of which that young lady (now Mrs. John R. Rust), until recently possessed an interesting memorial in the shape of a captured Federal flag. The series of events that led to its capture, and its subsequent history, are of such interest as to merit record. Late in the evening of the 23d, after the brush at Front Royal, a squad of some twenty of the retreating Federal First