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Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book I:—Richmond. (search)
f the army of the Potomac had to experience. Jackson's return to Richmond was the brilliant conclu Bridge roads. On the evening of the 25th, Jackson's heads of column arrived at Ashland. But nog fought, he received positive information of Jackson's approach, the advanced cavalry of the lattey of Virginia had neither been able to detain Jackson's army nor to follow it. They had not even p McClellan, on his side, had been informed of Jackson's movement, both through Stoneman, who had beon the left was entrusted to the remainder of Jackson's division; in the vicinity of Cold Harbor we day would no doubt compel him to undertake. Jackson's soldiers were not in the habit of resting t occupy the heights of Gaines' Mill, three of Jackson's divisions deployed along the Chickahominy, ng the night and posted near the remainder of Jackson's troops, had been exhausted by a fruitless mrent house, precisely at the point upon which Jackson's heads of column could not fail to emerge. [7 more...]
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book III:—Maryland. (search)
he was to take a good position, so as to hold Jackson in check, and attack him if he found himself eril of his life, he had watched the march of Jackson's principal column, and counted thirty-six reoad Run. Ewell, finding himself too far from Jackson, was not willing to resist to the last extrem, to take position to the left of the rest of Jackson's corps. This stratagem was completely succe's cannon thunder upon what he believed to be Jackson's flank. Having at last been informed of therders the day of the 29th would have achieved Jackson's defeat. Notwithstanding these accusations, of Groveton to a point above the main road. Jackson's third division, commanded by Starke, occupircely deployed to cover Porter's retreat when Jackson's soldiers were already upon him in a furiouso fall back with the remainder of the corps. Jackson's soldiers, however, did not follow up their Antietain, which enfiladed the feeble line of Jackson's soldiers. This distant fire could not infl[25 more...]
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book IV:—Kentucky (search)
the redoubt occupied by its adversaries. Oliver and McArthur were compelled to fall back with a loss of two guns, thus uncovering Davies' left flank; Moore's brigade of Maury's division immediately took advantage of this circumstance, and, throwing itself into the interval thus opened, forced the whole Federal line to abandon the positions it occupied, with two of the twenty pounders that defended them. In the mean while, the extreme Federal left, formed by Crocker's brigade, was holding Jackson's cavalry in check, while on the right Hamilton's division was exchanging shots with Hebert's soldiers, who were massed in the woods. Van Dorn had, in fact, ordered this general to keep out of sight as much as possible, so as to allow the Federals to concentrate their efforts between Lovell and Maury, and to fall afterward upon their uncovered right flank; he was in hopes that through the strength of this division, which numbered more than seven thousand men, and by the forest which masked
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book V:—Tennessee. (search)
n Corinth and Meridian; at the south, the line from Vicksburg to Meridian, which passes through Jackson. At the four angles are situated Memphis, Corinth, Meridian and Vicksburg. The rectangle is drun from north-north-east to south-south-west at a short distance front each other. A third, Pearl River, after following a parallel direction as far as Jackson, turns directly south and empties in Jackson, turns directly south and empties in the Gulf of Mexico through Lake Borgne, near New Orleans. Most of this region bears a resemblance to the neighborhood of Corinth; it is a rolling country, covered with forests, interspersed with coneral Sullivan, who commanded the district, committed the error of concentrating all of them at Jackson, where he waited resolutely for Forrest, leaving only convalescents and poorly-armed recruits as informed of Grant's retreat, he had put in motion a portion of his troops from Grenada toward Jackson. The news of the arrival of a Federal army at Milliken's Bend had brought him in great haste t
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book VI:—Virginia. (search)
s useless to inquire whether victory would have been the reward of Jackson's audacity, or the result of McClellan's combinations; a politicalanged a few cannon-shots with the Union vessels. The remainder of Jackson's corps, of which it now formed a part, was ranged en echelon alonates for the attack which had been expected for the last two days. Jackson's arrival had enabled Longstreet to close his lines on the left. egraph Road between those two divisions. Taliaferro's division of Jackson's corps formed on the evening of the 12th a second line behind thay. Forty-seven guns covered the most exposed part of the front of Jackson's corps, fourteen of which were on the right, along the slopes of e was exposed to the fire of two powerful batteries, which were on Jackson's flanks, and the projectiles of which crossed each other in his r which nearly the whole of his line had kept up for some time with Jackson's troops. Meanwhile, Hooker, having returned to the field of ba
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), chapter 8 (search)
, 4429; A. P. Hill, 3870; Ewell, 987; Whiting, 1081; D. H. Hill, 3955; Magruder, about 1000; Jones, 832; McLaws, 300; Huger, 1612; Artillery, 44. Total, 18,961, of which number the prisoners amounted to scarcely 900. The losses of Stuart's and Jackson's divisions are not given in this estimate. As the latter had been very much engaged, the aggregate amount of these losses may be estimated at 20,000 men. Note C, page 251. Reports of the Federal and Confederate armies, to explain the thirdnts. 5th Division, Anderson. 1st Brigade, Wright, 4 regiments; 2d Brigade, Armistead, 4 regiments; 3d Brigade, Wilcox, 5 regiments; 4th Brigade, Pryor, 4 regiments; 5th Brigade, Featherstone, 4 regiments; 6th Brigade, Mahone, 4 regiments. Jackson's command. 1st Division, Starke. 1st Brigade, Winder (afterward Grigsby), 3 regiments, 2 batteries; 2d Brigade, Taliaferro (afterward Warren), 4 regiments; 3d Brigade, Stafford, 5 regiments, 1 battery; 4th Brigade, Jones (afterward Johnston)
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), chapter 9 (search)
, 16 batteries, 50 guns. Confederate army. Army of the Mississippi, Major-general Van Dorn. Division, Lovell. Villepique's brigade, Rust's brigade, Bowen's brigade. Division, Breckenridge. Brigade, ......; brigade, ......; cavalry, Jackson's brigade. Army of trans-mississippi, Major-general Sterling Price. Division, Maury. Moore's brigade, Phifer's brigade, Cabell's brigade. Division, Hebert. Gates' brigade, Colbert's brigade, Green's brigade, Martin's brigade. Caval's brigade; brigade, Division, Burns. Brigade, ......; brigade, .....; brigade, ...... Left Grand division, Major-general Franklin. 46,892 men, 116 guns. 1st corps, Reynolds. Division, Meade. Sinclair's brigade, Magilton's brigade, Jackson's brigade. Division, Gibbons. Taylor's brigade; brigade, ......; brigade,...... Division, Doubleday. Brigade, ......; brigade,......; brigade,...... 6th corps, W. F. Smith. Division, Newton. Brigade, ......; brigade, ......; bri