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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 9 1 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 6. (ed. Frank Moore) 7 1 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 7 1 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 29. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 6 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Mass. officers and men who died. 6 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 6, 10th edition. 6 0 Browse Search
Benjamin Cutter, William R. Cutter, History of the town of Arlington, Massachusetts, ormerly the second precinct in Cambridge, or District of Menotomy, afterward the town of West Cambridge. 1635-1879 with a genealogical register of the inhabitants of the precinct. 4 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 4, 15th edition. 3 1 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: September 10, 1861., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: February 19, 1864., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
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re Richmond, and in the great repulse of the rebels at Antietam. Looking along the ranks of the Eighty-eighth New-York volunteers, as I did with a mournful pride, the day after the assault, I missed, besides Major William Horgan, Lieut. Thomas Murphy, Adjutant John R. Young, and Lieut. McCarthy; and the only consolation to me in the contemplation of these losses arises from the fact that such men as Col. Patrick Kelly, Licut.-Col. Quinlan, Captain Patrick K. Horgan, Captain John Smith, Capt. Burke, Capt. Nagle, and other intelligent and brave officers like them are still to the good work. In the Sixty-third New-York volunteers I have lost, for some time at all events, the efficient services of Major Joseph O'Neill--services that were ever most promptly and heartily rendered where-ever and whenever his military obligations or patriotism required them. Had I time it would be, indeed, a pleasing duty for me to speak, in connection with the Sixty-third, of such officers as Captains
wounded, fourteen; missing, three. Number engaged, commanding officers, two; enlisted men, forty-five. Co. B, Lieut. E. A. Ford, Commanding. Killed--Private Wm. Burke. Wounded--First Lieut. E. A. Ford, severely; privates J. Burke, J. B. Johnson, G. B. Patterson, all severely; Sergeant C. F. Judd, Corporal H. Belden, bot later the daring rascals captured another train directly in our rear, on the Murfreesboro pike. A strong cavalry force was despatched after them, but gallant Colonel Burke, posted at Stonard Creek with his Thirteenth Ohio, had already sent one hundred and fifty of his men to intercept the marauders, and he recaptured most of the Innes, with the Ninth Michigan engineers, posted at La Vergne to protect the road, had just been reenforced by several companies of the Tenth Ohio, under Lieutenant-Colonel Burke, when Wheeler's cavalry brigade made a strong dash at his position. Colonel Innes had protected himself by a stockade of brush, and fought securely. Th