nt, with Co. A, Capt. (afterwards general) Josiah Pickett in command, and preceding as skirmishers, e, one at Deep Gully March 14, 1863, when Colonel Pickett (25th Mass.) held an outpost with much ris of artillery concentrated on one spot,—when Pickett's division rushed, with magnificent courage, umn, four ranks deep.
Every field officer in Pickett's division except Pickett himself and one liePickett himself and one lieutenant-colonel had fallen.
The field was won. One moment more and all is over.
The most of the sare from the exceedingly vivid description of Pickett's charge by Gen. F. A. Walker in his Second Aing his regiment in the countercharge against Pickett's division, himself falling severely woundednel commanding 25th Mass.) In this battle Colonel Pickett was brigade commander, General Heckman hakilled (including Lieut. C. E. Upton),
Colonel Pickett pays a fine tribute to this young officerords, 87, pp. 754-57. A general report by Colonel Pickett (25th Mass.) will be found at p. 809. (20
Phillips, G. W., 438
Phillips, James, 438
Phillips, John, 542
Phillips, Joshua, 542
Phillips, L. D., 438
Philips, L. W., 542
Phillips, M. E., 542
Phillips, W. N., 494
Phillips, Wendell, 135
Phinney, G. F., 438
Phinney, W. P., 406
Phipps, C. W., 406
Phipps, H. B., 542
Phipps, Lyman, 542
Phipps, M. M., 542
Phipps, W. A., 406
Phisterer, Frederick, VI, 40, 52
Pickering, J. F., 406
Pickering, John, 19, 244
Pickering, John, Jr., 116
Pickett, G. E., 101, 102, 230, 232
Pickett, Josiah, 46, 49, 121, 126, 242
Pierce, C. H., 494
Pierce, E. L., 87
Pierce, E. W., 474
Pierce, Eli, 542
Pierce, Frank, 406
Pierce, H. L., 81
Pierce, Harrison, 438
Pierce, J. D., 25th Mass. Inf., 406
Pierce, J. D., 56th Mass. Inf., 474
Pierce, J. H., Jr., 406
Pierce, Jerome, 406
Pierce, John, 474
Pierce, S. C., 406
Pierce, Samuel, 406
Pierce, Wheaton, 406
Pierson, G. H., 151, 204
Pierson, H. J., 474
Pierson, J. H., 474
Pike, C. C., 406
Pike, Eli, 474
Pike, R. P., 406
neral John Sedgwick, through all McClellan's battles before Richmond, until the retirement of the Army of the Potomac to Harrison's Landing. Lieut. Colonel, 39th Mass. Infantry, Aug. 30, 1862.
On duty on the upper Potomac till after the battle of Gettysburg.
Wounded at the battle of Spotsylvania, May 10, 1864.
Severely wounded at the battle of the Weldon Railroad.
Colonel, Aug. 19, 1864.
Resigned, Jan. 11, 1865. Brevet Colonel, and Brig. General, U. S. Volunteers, Mar. 13, 1865.
Born at Beverly, Mass., Nov. 21, 1822. First Lieutenant, 3d Battalion Riflemen, M. V. M., in service of the U. S., Apr. 19, 1861.
Mustered out; Aug. 3, 1861.
Captain, 25th Mass. Infantry, Oct. 12, 1861.
Served term of three months at Fort McHenry, Md. Major, Mar. 20, 1862.
Colonel, Oct. 29, 1862.
Served in North Carolina, from Oct., 1861, to Jan., 1865.
Present at the battle of Cold Harbor, Va., where he was severely wounded.
Brevet Brig. General, U. S. Volunteers, June 3, 18
Captain, 15th Mass. Infantry, Aug. 1, 1861.
Major, Apr. 29, 1862. Lieut. Colonel, Nov. 13, 1862.
Discharged (disability), Apr. 16, 1863.
Died at Lawrence, Mass., Nov. 30, 1893.
Phillips, Charles Appleton.
Second Lieutenant, 5th Mass. Battery, Oct. 23, 1861.
Promoted First Lieutenant, July 13, 1862.
Captain, Oct. 18, 1862. Brevet Major, U. S. Volunteers, Aug. 1, 1864.
Mustered out, June 12, 1865.
Died at Virginia City, Nev., Mar. 20, 1876.
See General Officers
Pierce, Elliot Clark.
Sergeant Major, 13th Mass. Infantry, July 16, 1861. First Lieutenant, 13th Mass. Infantry, Jan. 16, 1862.
Promoted Captain, July 25, 1862.
Major, Apr. 22, 1864.
Mustered out, Aug. 1, 1864.
Pierson, George Henry.
Captain, 5th Infantry, M. V. M., in service of the U. S., May 1, 1861. Lieut. Colonel, July 5, 1861.
Mustered out, July 31, 1861.
Colonel, 5th Infantry, M. V. M., in service of the U. S., Oct. 8, 1862.
Sergeant, 83d N. Y. Infantry, May 27, 1861. First Sergeant, July 25, 1861. Second Lieutenant, Aug. 6, 1861. First Lieutenant, Feb. 23, 1862.
Resigned, Dec. 31, 1862.
Captain, Veteran Reserve Corps, Mar. 18, 1864. Brevet Major and Lieut. Colonel, U. S. Volunteers, Mar. 13, 1865. Second Lieutenant, 12th U. S. Infantry, Aug. 9, 1867.
Unassigned, Apr. 9, 1869.
Assigned to 22d U. S. Infantry, Aug. 3, 1870.
Honorably discharged, Dec. 31, 1870, at his own request.
Died, Oct. 10, 1884.
See General Officers.
Pierce, Charles P.
Born in Massachusetts.
Captain, Assistant Adj. General, U. S. Volunteers, May 1, 1862.
Resigned, Sept. 12, 1862.
Pierce, Henry Hubbard.
Born in Massachusetts.
Private and First Sergeant, 4th Conn. Infantry, May 22, 1861, to Nov. 6, 1861. Second Lieutenant, 1st Conn. Heavy Artillery, Nov. 6, 1861. First Lieutenant, Mar. 1, 1862.
Captain, Feb. 9, 1863. Brevet First Lieutenant, U. S. Army, Oct. 16, 1864. Brevet Major, U. S. Volu
First Lieutenant F. H., of the Ordnance Department, U. S. Army, to be Captain, U. S. Army, by brevet, for faithful and meritorious services in the Ordnance Department, to date from Mar. 13, 1865.
G. O. 71, Aug. 31, 1866.
Captain Eugene, of the Veteran Reserve Corps, to be Major, U. S. Volunteers, by brevet, for distinguished gallantry at the battles of Second Bull Run, Va., and Antietam, Md , to date from Mar. 13, 1865.
G. O. 91, Oct. 9, 1867.
—--Brevet lunteers, and Captain of the Veteran Reserve Corps, to be Lieut. Colonel, U. S. Volunteers, by brevet, for distinguished gallantry at the battles of Second Bull Run, Va., and Antietam, Md., to date from Mar. 13, 1865.
G. O. 91, Oct. 9, 1867.
Josiah, late Colonel of the 25th Mass. Infantry, to be Brig. General, U. S. Volunteers, by brevet, for gallantry during the war, especially at the battle of Cold Harbor, Va., where he was severely wounded, to date from June 3, 1864.
G. O. 8