, Capt. Otto Diederichs; B, 1st Battalion N. Y., Capt. Adolph Voegelee; C, 1st Battalion N. Y., Capt. John Knieriem; D, 1st Battalion N. Y., Capt. Edward Grimm.
Brigade loss: kc, 4; w, 11: n, 4==19. Fourth Brigade, Maj. Edward R. Petherbridge: A. Md., Capt. John W. Wolcott; B, Md., Capt. Alonzo Snow.
Brigade loss: k, 2; w, 22; , 1 == 25. Fifth Brigade, Capt. J. Howard Carlisle: 5th N. Y. (dismounted and officers and men attached elsewhere), Capt. Elijah ). Taft; E, 2d U. S., Capt. J. Howard CMd., Capt. Alonzo Snow.
Brigade loss: k, 2; w, 22; , 1 == 25. Fifth Brigade, Capt. J. Howard Carlisle: 5th N. Y. (dismounted and officers and men attached elsewhere), Capt. Elijah ). Taft; E, 2d U. S., Capt. J. Howard Carlisle; F and K, 3d U. S., Capt. La Rhett L. Livingston.
Brigade loss: k, 2; w, 5 == 7.
Siege train: 1St Conn. Heavy Artillery, Col. Robert 0.
Tyler. Loss: Ik, 2; w, 4; 11, 29==35.
Sixth Corps, Brig.-Gen. William B. Franklin. Cavalry: 1st N. Y., Col. Andrew T. McReynolds.
first division, Brig.-Gen. Henry W. Slocum.
First Brigade, Brig.-Gen. George W. Taylor: 1st N. J., Lieut.-Col. Robert McAllister, Col. A. T. A. Torbert; 2d N. J., Col. Isaac M. Tucker (Ik), Maj. Henry 0.
From a photograph.
On the 5th of September, 1862, Hawkins' Zouaves, as a part of Burnside's corps, from Fredericksburg, landed at Washington to assist in the defense of the capital, then threatened by Lee's first invasion of Maryland, and, as events proved, to join in the pursuit of the invaders.
Here, in pursuance of a measure for shortening the baggage train which had lately been decided on, we were deprived of our Sibley tents — those cumbersome, conical caravansaries, i generally in fence corners — for such of the wounded as could not be moved with safety; others, after stimulants had been given, were helped down the mountain to the rude hospitals.
Before we left the spot, some of the country people living thereabout, who had been scared away by the firing, ventured back, making big eyes at all they saw, and asking most ridiculous questions.
One was, whether we were from Mexico!
Those belated echoes, it seemed, were still sounding in the woods of Maryland