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John Dimitry , A. M., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 10.1, Louisiana (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 374 14 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 4. 130 4 Browse Search
Alfred Roman, The military operations of General Beauregard in the war between the states, 1861 to 1865 113 13 Browse Search
Jefferson Davis, The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government 74 8 Browse Search
Col. O. M. Roberts, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 11.1, Texas (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 65 15 Browse Search
The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 3: The Decisive Battles. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 61 3 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 7. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 59 7 Browse Search
Robert Lewis Dabney, Life and Commands of Lieutenand- General Thomas J. Jackson 52 2 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 3. 42 2 Browse Search
Col. O. M. Roberts, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 12.1, Alabama (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 37 7 Browse Search
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Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: May 25, 1864., [Electronic resource]. You can also browse the collection for Richard Taylor or search for Richard Taylor in all documents.

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Promoted. It is announced that Major Gen. Richard Taylor, who has for the last eighteen months conducted operations in the trans-Mississippi department with signal ability and success, has had conferred upon him the rank and title of Lieutenant General. We understand that this distinction was conferred at the instance of the General commanding that department, as an acknowledgment of his recent brilliant and triumphant campaign against Banks. Gen. Taylor has fairly won his promotion, anor, who has for the last eighteen months conducted operations in the trans-Mississippi department with signal ability and success, has had conferred upon him the rank and title of Lieutenant General. We understand that this distinction was conferred at the instance of the General commanding that department, as an acknowledgment of his recent brilliant and triumphant campaign against Banks. Gen. Taylor has fairly won his promotion, and the new rank could not have been more worthily bestowed.
The Wounding of Gen. Longstreet. --The following letter from Captain Taylor, refutes the rumor that Gen. Longstreet was wounded, or that Gen. Jenkins was killed, by the fire of Mahone's brigade. Richmond, May 24, 1864. To the Editor of the Enquirer: Sir: It has been generally rumored, and indeed, has appeared in some of the public prints, that the troops of Mahone's brigade wounded Lieut, Gen Longstreet and killed Brig. Gen. Jenkins. I am in receipt of a letter, addressed to me by direction of Lieut. Gen. Longstreet, in which he exonerates that brigade from the charge. Did I possess facilities, I could with equal readiness, refute the charge in reference to the death of the lamented Jenkins. Justice to these brave and true men, who have so scarcely attested their valor, and of whose numbers so large a proportion has fallen, killed or wounded, in the pending battle, demands this contradiction of the imputations cast upon them. I am, Colonel,Your ob't ser