he number reported by Hatch after Gibbon had been detached), and fought it so vigorously that two brigdes were sent to its assistance.
Jenkins's brigade, under Walker, came up at dusk, too late to be in the fight; but it went in on the right of Garnett and took part in the irregular firing which was kept up till a late hour.
CColonel Walker's report shows a loss of 3 killed and 29 wounded, which proves that he was but slightly engaged.
The tired men of both sides lay down at last to rest within a hundred yards of each other.
But now Gibbon was putting in earnest work on the pike.
He had a choice brigade, strong in numbers and strong in the pluck of hitt927
Longstreet's loss must have been less than mine, as he had but four small brigades seriously engaged.
Walker reports only thirty-two casualties in Jenkins's brigade; G. T. Anderson had none.
Hood speaks lightly of the fight of the two brigades under him. The exact losse
Ga. (Regulars), Col. William J. Magill; 7th Ga.,----; 8th Ga.----; 9th Ga.,----; 11th Ga., Maj. F. H. Little; Va. Battery (Wise Art'y), Capt. J. S. Brown (w). Brigade loss (in the campaign): k, 8; w, 80; m, 6 = 94.
Walker's division, Brig.-Gen. John G. Walker.
Walker's Brigade, Col. Van I. Manning (w), Col. E. D. Hall: 3d Ark., Capt. John W. Reedy; 27th N. C., Col. John R., Cooke; 46th N. C., Col. E. D. Hall, Lieut.-Col. William A. Jenkins; 48th N. C., Col. R. C. Hill; 30th Va.,----; Va. Walker's Brigade, Col. Van I. Manning (w), Col. E. D. Hall: 3d Ark., Capt. John W. Reedy; 27th N. C., Col. John R., Cooke; 46th N. C., Col. E. D. Hall, Lieut.-Col. William A. Jenkins; 48th N. C., Col. R. C. Hill; 30th Va.,----; Va. Battery, Capt. Thomas B. French.
Brigade loss (in the campaign); k, 140; w, 684; m, 93 = 917. Ransom's Brigade, Brig.-Gen. Robert Ransom, Jr.: 24th N. C., Lieut.-Col. John L. Harris; 25th N. C., Col. H. M. Rutledge; 35th N. C., Col. M. W. Ransom; 49th N. C., Lieut.-Col. Lee M. McAfee; Va. Battery, Capt. James R. Branch.
Brigade loss (in the campaign): k, 41; w, 141; m, 4 = 186.
Hood's division, Brig.-Gen. John B. Hood.
Hood's Brigade, Col. W. T. Wofford: 18th Ga., Lieut.-Col. S. Z. Ruff;