No. 116.-Repot t of Lieut. Col, Edward M. McCookc Second Indiana Cavalry.
headquarters Second Indiana Cavalry, On Field of Battle, April 10, 1862.Captain: I have the honor to report that my regiment arrived opposite to Pittsburg Landing'on Sunday evening, the 6th instant, with the rest of General Nelson's division, and in accordance with his orders remained there till the evening of the 7th, when they crossed to this side. The only portion of my command in the action were men detailed as orderlies for the different brigade commanders of this division. Out of this number there are reported wounded Corporal Miller, Company Hi, and Private Beasker, Company L; missing, one private from Company K, name unknown, and cannot be ascertained until his company, now on temporary duty at Savannah, comes up. Very respectfully, your obedient servant,