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Duffield, Brig.-Gen., taken prisoner, 212.

Duncan, Gen. J. R., in command at Forts Jackson and St. Philip, La., 87; 90.

Dupont, rear-Admiral Samuel F., preparations for attacking Fort Sumter, 466; his iron-clads assail Fort Sumter, 467; their advance arrested, 469; Union monitors repulsed — the Keokuk sunk, 471; repossesses several coast defenses, 458; his gunboats advance near charleston, 460; failure of his attack on Fort McAllister, 463-4; his partiality to deck-fighting, 472.

Duryea, Gen., at South Mountain, 198.

Duvall's Bluff, 555.


Early, Gen. Jubal A., charges at Cedar Mountain — is forced to fall back, 177; commands Jackson's division at Antietam, 206; at Gettysburg, 380 to 387; menaces Washington — is repulsed, 605; he surprises Crook at Cedar Creek, 613; Sheridan routs him at Cedar Creek, 614-5; again routed at Waynesboro, 727.

East Point, Ga. Sherman's operations at, 636.

Ector, Brig.-Gen., at Chickamauga, 417.

eddy, Col., Killed at Iuka, 224.

Edisto Island, occupied by Sherman, 460.

Edisto river, Sherman's army crosses the, 698.

Egan, Col., his gallantry, 188.

Elder's battery, at Olustee, 531.

Eldridge, Col., 127th Ill., at Vicksburg, 310.

Emancipation, views of distinguished statesmen and generals on Slavery, 232 to 256; proclamations of President Lincoln, 253-5; proclamation of Gen. Fremont in Missouri, 239; Congress debating, 256.

Emmett, Gen., killed at Hartsville, Mo., 447.

Emory, Gen. Wm. F., abandons supplies on the Chickahominy, 159; stops the Rebels at Pleasant Grove, 541; beats them at Pleasant Hill, 543; encounters a cavalry force at Mansura, 551.

Estep's battery, at Stone River, 277.

European mediation offered and declined, 484.

Everett, Edward, his speech at Boston, 256; at Gettysburg celebration, 457.

Ewell, Gen., checks Fremont's advance at Cross-Keys, 138; moves down the left bank of the Chickahominy, 160; defeated by Hooker at Bristow station, 181; burns bridge, destroys railroad, and falls back on Manassas, 181; severely wounded, 182; his division present at second Bull Run, 189; commands a division at Harper's Ferry, 200; is engaged at Antietam, 206; takes Winchester, 371; at Gettysburg, 380 to 387; at Manassas Gap, 393; at the Wilderness, 567 to 571; surrenders, 741.

Ewing, Gen. Hugh S., at Vicksburg, 311; his defense of Fort Davidson, and retreat, 557-8.


Fagan, Gen., attacks at Marks's Mill, 553.

Fair Oaks, Va., battle of, 142 to 147.

Farnsworth, Gen., killed at Gettysburg, 388.

Farragut, Admiral D. G., bombards vicksburg, 578; at Ship Island, 83; at months of the Mississippi, 84-85; 86; his attack on and passage of defenses below New Orleans, 88 to 94; his forces occupy the city, 95-6; his reply to Mayor Monroe, 96; at Baton Rouge, 101; his fleet runs by Vicksburg batteries, 101; 102; bombards Donaldsonville, 102; returns to New Orleans, 102; at the capture of Port Hudson, 332; assails Forts Morgan and Gaines, Mobile bay, 651.

Farrand, Comr., surrenders to Rear-Admiral Fletcher on the Tombigbee river, 754.

Fayetteville, N. C., taken by Sherman, 633.

Fayetteville, Ark., Cabell defeated at, 448.

Featherston, Brig.-Gen. W. S., wounded at Glendale, 163.

Federal Government, its right to subdue resistance to its authority, 232.

Ferrero, Brig.-Gen. Edward, in attack on Roanoke Island, 76; defends Fort Sanders, 432.

field, Brig.-Gen., at second Bull Run, 189.

Fish, Col., 16th La., killed at Stone River, 282.

Florida, contributions to the Confederate army in, 459; Gen. Truman Seymour's expedition to, 529.

Florida, the and the Alabama Southern corsairs built and fitted out in England and flying British colors, 643; depredations and capture of, 644-5.

Floyd, Gen. John B., 17; 18; 19; 47; would not surrender, 50.

Foote, (Com. A. H., at Fort Henry, 45; 46-7; at Fort Donelson, 48-9; up the Cumberland, 53; at Columbus, Ky., 54; at Island No.10, 55; bombards Fort Pillow, 56.

Ford, Col. T. H., on Maryland Heights, 200; abandons them, 200.

Forrest, Gen. N. B., escapes from Fort Donelson, 50; raids on Rosecrans's communications, 270; routed at Parker's Cross-roads, 282; at Chickamauga, 417; his massacre at Fort Pillow, 619; routs Sturgis at Guntown, 621; assails Johnsonville, Tenn., 679.

Fort De Russy, captured by A. J. Smith, 537.

Fort Donelson, Tenn., map of, 46; invested by Grant, 47; Rebels attempt to cut their way out, 48-9; sufferings of the troops, 49; Floyd and Forrest escape, 50; the surrender, 50; losses sustained at, 51.

Fort Fisher, N. G., Gen. Terry assaults and captures, 713.

Fort Henry, Tenn., defenses of, 45; attacked by Gen. Grant, 45; map of, 46; captured, 46-7.

Fort Hindman, Ark., taken by McClernand, 293.

Fort Macon, N. C., capture of, 79.

Fort McAllister, attack on, 463; stormed, 693.

Fort Pillow, bombarded and captured — Forrest's massacre at, 619.

Fort Powell, blown up by the Rebels, 653.

Fort Pulaski, siege and capture of, 455 to 458.

Fort Sanders attacked by Longstreet, 432.

forts Jackson and St. Philip, maps of, 86; 88; bombardment and surrender of, 88 to 97.

Fort Smith, Ark., Gen. Thayer leaves, 552.

forts Morgan and Gaines, Mobile bay, Farragut assails, 651; Page and Anderson surrender, 653.

Fort Steedman, Va., Rebel attack on, 728.

Fort Sumter, iron-clads on service at, 466; Dupont's iron clads assail, 467; advance on arrested, 469; the monitors repulsed — the iron-clad Keokuk sunk near, 471; Dahlgren's luckless attack on, 481; Swinton's account of the bombardment of, 467-8-9; evacuation of, 702-3.

Fort Wagner, Gen. Strong's assault on, a failure, 477; Gen. Gillmore begins a regular siege of, 478; captured by Gillmore, 481.

Fort Warren, N. C., assailed by Rebels, 533-4.

Foster, Gen. J. G., accompanies Burnside's expedition, 73; part taken by, in the attack on Newbern, 78; in command of Department of N. C. 80; organizes expedition for the capture of Goldsboro, 80; 81; returns to Newbern, 81; repels D. H. Hill at Washington, N. C., 483; makes a demonstration in behalf of Sherman, 696; relieved in consequence of his wound, 696.

Foster, Col., defeats Sam. Jones at Blue Springs, Tenn., 470.

Franklin, Gen. Wm. B., at West Point, Va., 126; his corps in reserve at Gaines's Mill, 156; repulses the enemy's attack at Golding's farm, 160; commands a corps at Malvern Hill, 165; ordered to reenforce Pope, 179; commands a corps of McClellan's left wing at Crampton's Gap, 199; at Antietam, 207; his failure at Sabine Pass, 339; at Fredericksburg, 344; wounded at sabine Cross-roads, 539.

Franklin, Dr. Benjamin, on Negro soldiers, 513.

Franklin, Tenn., Hood attacks Schofield at, 681; map of battle, 681; losses in the battle of, 683.

Fredericksburg, Burnside before, 343; battle of, 345 to 348; map of, 343; our losses at, 347; Gens. Lee and Burnside near, 349.

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