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Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 146 18 Browse Search
William F. Fox, Lt. Col. U. S. V., Regimental Losses in the American Civil War, 1861-1865: A Treatise on the extent and nature of the mortuary losses in the Union regiments, with full and exhaustive statistics compiled from the official records on file in the state military bureaus and at Washington 64 36 Browse Search
Col. O. M. Roberts, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 12.1, Alabama (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 54 4 Browse Search
William Boynton, Sherman's Historical Raid 52 0 Browse Search
Oliver Otis Howard, Autobiography of Oliver Otis Howard, major general , United States army : volume 2 46 0 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: The Opening Battles. Volume 1. 40 0 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 4. 37 1 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 11. (ed. Frank Moore) 34 0 Browse Search
General Joseph E. Johnston, Narrative of Military Operations During the Civil War 28 0 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume II. 20 2 Browse Search
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Oliver Otis Howard, Autobiography of Oliver Otis Howard, major general , United States army : volume 2, Chapter 44: skirmishing at Cheraw and Fayetteville and the Battle of Averysboro (search)
rear guard. Slocum, deviating from our direct march toward Goldsboro, went by the way of Kyle's Landing, aiming for Bentonville, while his wagon train followed the Goldsboro route. Kilpatrick's cavalry was clearing the way on Slocum's left and f Now, it is plain from all accounts that Johnston in good earnest was gathering in all the troops he could at or near Bentonville. A dispatch mentioned Stephen D. Lee, Stevenson, Stewart, Cheatham, Hampton, and IIardee as near at hand. Johnstons, as near as I can estimate, from 20,000 to 25,000 men. March 18th Slocum's wing was continuing its advance toward Bentonville. My wing the same day upon the next road to the south was doing the same thing, but from the character of the countryre and more from each other till Logan turned northward and encamped near Alexander Benton's, about 11 miles south of Bentonville, while Blair was back near Troublefield's store. I was then with Logan's head of column and General Sherman was with
Oliver Otis Howard, Autobiography of Oliver Otis Howard, major general , United States army : volume 2, Chapter 45: March through the Carolinas; the Battle of Bentonville; Johnston's surrender (search)
uvers and the two battles of Averysboro and Bentonville. Bentonville is a point as near the middleBentonville is a point as near the middle of this terrain as you can place it. Sherman's army started one wing from Fayetteville, and the oke upon our upper column when isolated near Bentonville. Bentonville was then indeed a strategic as, was falling back on Slocum's road toward Bentonville. Johnston, strengthened by news that Hamptmorning of March 19th, was moving on toward Bentonville in column, having out in his front and on hing Bentonville and covering the crossing of Mill Creek by the Smithfield road. I believe the Conoodland than open ground in the vicinity of Bentonville and so much marshy or spongy soil that quicimpossible. Leading my force, I approached Bentonville, threw a brigade and battery toward Cox's bdness in his attack on our exposed flank at Bentonville, but I think that he understated his strengarch 24th, having spanned the distance from Bentonville in two marches. Schofield was already ther[8 more...]
., I, 558, 669, 614; II, 29. Baxter, Henry, I, 323. Bayard, George D., I, 260, 311, 312. Beauregard, P. G. T., I, 146, 147, 151, 1 156, 163. Beddoes, Mr., 111, 630. Bee, Barnard E., I, 151, 156, 156. Beebe, Wi. N., Jr., II, 101. Beecher, Henry Ward, II, 330, 429, 430, 562. Beecher, James C., II, 385. Belknap, W. W., II, 10, 65, 267, 268, 449, 450. Bendix, John E., I, 140. Benham, Henry W., I, 352. Bennett, E. R., II, 156. Benton, Alexander, II, 142. Bentonville, Battle of, II, 143-159. Berdan, Hiram, I, 368. Bernsdorff. Count, II, 534. Berry, Hiram G., I, 143, 373, 374. Birney, David B., I, 234, 244, 269, 336, 368, 425, 426. Bismarck, von, O. E. L., I, 34. Blaine, James G., 1, 68-70, 106, 112-116, 118, 141, 537. Blair, F. P., I, 139, 557, 579; II, 4-8, 11, 17, 19, 21, 23-26, 32, 34, 37, 40, 46, 78, 79, 96, 98, 99, 104, 109, 111, 140, 142, 144, 145, 148, 150, 206. Blair, Montgomery, I, 139. Blake, John W., I, 584. 613, 61