icely uniformed, though each in a different style.
This led Bragg to name them his Pound Cake Regiment.
In July and August, 1862, the Fifth marched from Chattanooga, Tennessee, to Bardstown, Kentucky, thence to the eastern part of the State, and down through Cumberland Gap to Knoxville, 800 miles in all. It lost heavily in the b the army.
The Federals at Chickamauga withstood a loss practically the same-thirty per cent. —and still successfully defied the Confederates to attack them in Chattanooga.
the percentage of loss in battle by an entire army is, of course, obtained by including all present—those participating slightly, or even not at all, as wel18,7355,42528,063
Fort Wagner, S. C., July 18, 18632468803891,515361335174
Chickamauga, Ga., Sept. 19-20, 18631,6579,7564,75716,1702,31214,6741,46818,484
Chattanooga, Tenn., Nov. 23-25, 18637534,7223495,8243612,1604,1466,667
Mine Run, Va., Nov. 27–Dec. 1, 18631731,0993811,65311057065745
Pleasant Hill, La., Apr. 9, 18641508443<