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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 5. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Leading Confederates on the battle of Gettysburg. (search)
nder's Light Division. Letter from Colonel J. B. Walton. New Orleans, October 15th, 1877. rtillery under the recent organization: Colonel J. B. Walton, of the First corps; Colonel V. Crutchf Taylor, Assistant-Adjutant General. To Colonel J. B. Walton. On the 23d June, 1863, General Longstreet directed to Col. J. B. Walton, Chief of Artillery First corps, commanding, the following, arryville: 1st. Pickett's division. 2d. Walton's Reserve Artillery (Alexander and Washington gstreet, Lieutenant-General Commanding. To Colonel Walton. Major Eshleman, in command of the Wasn Latrobe, Assistant Adjutant-General. To Colonel Walton, Commanding Artillery, &c. Enough has Gainesville Ga., November 6th, 1877. Colonel J. B. Walton, New Orleans: My dear sir: I find inP. Alexander, a brave and gifted officer. Colonel Walton was my chief of artilery, but Alexander befully, G. M. Sorrell, A. A. General. To Colonel J. B. Walton, Chief of Artillery. I am indebted to [10 more...]
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 5. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), A review of the First two days operations at Gettysburg and a reply to General Longstreet by General Fitz. Lee. (search)
ops soon filed into an open field near by. Colonel Walton, chief of artillery, Longstreet corps, stalead on the march. Soon after our arrival Colonel Walton himself brought me an order to report in plery on the field for action, but to leave Colonel Walton's own battalion where it was then in bivouancellorsville. Colonel W. M. Owens, then Colonel Walton's own adjutant, writes me that late on thehe line as far as I knew anything about it and Walton was never on the line to my knowledge. You gaions where to direct my fire. I never saw Colonel Walton during the day. Captain H. H. Carlton, whn affirming that, with care not to mortify Colonel Walton, you were actually put in charge of the are head of the column, and in implying that Colonel Walton was absent — on both of these points I am sure that Colonel Walton himself will admit that General Longstreet is mistaken. General Longstres personal respect and kind feeling toward Colonel Walton, with much surprise and regret that he sho[5 more...]
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 5. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), General Longstreet's Second paper on Gettysburg. (search)
General Hood, and his artillery commanders, General E. P. Alexander and Colonel J. B. Walton, besides his own narrative in the Philadelphia Times. We now copy from t There is one point to which I call especial attention. The friends of Colonel J. B. Walton, Chief of Artillery of the First corps, think that in my first an inferential injustice was done to that gentleman. Colonel Walton was an officer of great worth, and at all times had the confidence of his commanding officers; and it is warrative there were sentences subject to the erroneous impression that Colonel Walton was not in full command of the artillery of the First corps at the battle of Geinstructions, quoted in another part of the narrative, were addressed to Colonel J. B. Walton as Chief of Artillery, and show conclusively that he was in command on the peach orchard, and under cover of which Pickett was to make his charge. Colonel Walton was a brave and capable officer, and I regret that my narrative was so cons