deployed a short distance in front of the crest mentioned in his report, and immediately after dark General Stuart
withdrew his command.
occupied the field of the hand-to-hand fight and held possession of it during the night.
, in his official report, writes: “We held possession of the field until dark, during which time we collected our dead and wounded.”
It was true, then, that “Stuart
advanced not a pace beyond where he was met,” and the victory remained with General Gregg