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Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book III:—the Third winter. (search)
afalaya to watch, near Morganzia, the movements of the Southern general Green. Not being able to proceed by another route, Banks had decidedwhich the upper Atchafalaya flows, had met with a severe check: General Green, whom it was its mission to watch, had deceived its vigilance. On the evening of the 28th of September, Green secretly crossed the Atchafalaya with three brigades of infantry and one of cavalry to surpnder Major Montgomery, more to the westward, near the Atchafalaya. Green, sending Major Boone against the latter with a regiment of cavalry,to arrive, forced the swarm of fugitives on the ambuscade set up by Green. The latter picked up all that had escaped his lieutenants. Theree latter was retreating. Joining to his little band the forces of Green, whom he had called back from the banks of the Atchafalaya, he was aptured about one hundred cavalry belonging to the Sixth Texas, and Green had reappeared on the left bank of the Atchafalaya. But, on the wh
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book IV:—the war in the South-West. (search)
gave a great importance in that country. General Green, advancing his division, had also rejoinedd. It was there that he was at last joined by Green's cavalry, which, having delayed answering theton's divisions occupied it early on the 8th. Green received orders to leave but a small detachmen was supported by two batteries of artillery. Green's battery was not long in arriving, and, placi do. But, thinking he had again before him all Green's forces, he allowed himself to be deceived byine Crossroads, found more or less resistance: Green was anxious to retard his march in order to gaand enjoying rest behind the curtain formed by Green's cavalry, Taylor explains to his lieutenants ego all the fruits of the victory on the 8th. Green alone remained with a part of his cavalry in td Neosho were less than a mile up the stream. Green boldly proceeded to bring his three guns into them and caused them to abandon the struggle. Green, killed by a grapeshot, was one of the few vic[9 more...]
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Addenda by the Editor. (search)
ooters)Maj. Frank Maney. Smith's Brigade. Brig.-gen. Preston Smith. Col. A. J. Vaughan, Jr. 11th TennesseeCol. G. W. Gordon. 12th and 47th TennesseeCol. W. M. Watkins. 13th and 154th TennesseeCol. A. J. Vaughan, Jr. Lieut.-col. R. W. Pitman. 29th TennesseeCol. Horace Rice. Dawson's Battalion Sharpshooters Composed of two companies from the 11th Tennessee, two from the 12th and 47th Tennessee (consolidated), and one from the 154th Senior Tennessee.Maj. J. W. Dawson. Maj. William Green. Wright's Brigade. Brig.-gen. Marcus J. Wright. 8th TennesseeCol. John H. Anderson. 16th TennesseeCol. D. M. Donnell. 28th TennesseeCol. S. S. Stanton. 38th Tennessee and Murray's (Tennessee) BattalionCol. J. C. Carter. 51st and 52d TennesseeLieut.-col. John G. Hall. Strahl's Brigade. Brig.-gen. O. F. Strahl. 4th and 5th TennesseeCol. J. J. Lamb. 19th TennesseeCol. F. M. Walker. 24th TennesseeCol. J. A. Wilson. 31st TennesseeCol. E. E. Tansil. 33d Tenness