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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), Additional Sketches Illustrating the services of officers and Privates and patriotic citizens of South Carolina. (search)
engaged, including those on June 22d and 23d, and August 19th, and at Reams' Station, August 25th and also at Hatcher's Run, where he was captured. He was taken to City Point, and while a prisoner there he met a brother who was serving in the Fifth Pennsylvania cavalry. The meeting was not a cordial one. From City Point Private Bain was taken to Lookout, where he was held a prisoner four months and eight days. Being exchanged, he rejoined his command in front of Bermuda Hundred on February 27, 1865. On the 24th of March, 1865, while in front of Petersburg, and while in the camp of the enemy for a brief time, on a friendly mission, having been enticed there for the exchange of papers, he was made a prisoner again and taken to Fortress Monroe, where he was held until after the close of the war. Returning to Norfolk, he clerked for four years, after which he learned the printer's trade and has followed this occupation ever since. He located in Spartanburg, S. C., in July, 1880, an