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Magruder, Gen. J. B., at Yorktown, 120; on siege of Yorktown, 121; abandons Yorktown, 122: report on the Seven Days struggle, 159; at Malvern Hill, 165; at Galveston, 323.

Mahone, Gen., at Malvern Hill, 165.

Major, Lt.-Col., 1st N. C., killed at Olustee, 531.

Makall, Gen., surrenders Island No.10, 55.

Mallon, Col. James E., 42d N. Y., killed, 396.

Mallory, Col., demands fugitive slaves from Gen. Butler, and is refused, 238.

Malvern Hill, battle of. 164 to 167; map of the field, 165; losses sustained, 166; testimony in regard to, 166-7; is retaken by Hooker, 170.

Manassas Gap, G en. Meade's fight at, 393.

Manassas Junction, operations near, 179; Rebel attack on. 180; Lee encamps at, 212.

Manigault, Gen., wounded at Franklin, 683.

Manning, Col., wounded at Antietam, 207.

Mansfield, Gen. J. K. F., killed at Antietam, 206.

Manson, Brig.-Gen. Mahlon D., defeated by Col. Preston, 214; wounded and taken prisoner, 215; his report and losses, 215.

Mansura, La., attack on Banks repulsed at, 531.

Marietta, Ga., taken by Sherman, 628.

maritime law, in relation to belligerents, 642.

Marks's Mill, Ark., Fagan triumphs at, 553.

Marmaduke, Gen. M. M., defeated at Springfield, Mo.--repulsed at Hartsville — driven out of Batesville, 447; retreats into Arkansas, 448: defeated at Little Rock. 451; beaten again near Columbia, Ark., 551; captured by Pleasanton, 561.

Martindale, Gen. John H., at Gaines's Mill. 156; at Malvern Hill, 165.

Martinsburg, Va., occupied by Jackson, 199.

Marye's Heights, heroic assaults on, 345.

Maryland, Lee's advance into, and proclamation, 193-4.

Maryland Heights, held by Ford, 196; prisoners and guns captured at, 202.

Mason, J, M., allusion to, 81.

Massachusetts volunteers killed in Baltimore, 514.

Mathews, Col. Stanley, routs Wheeler, 272.

Maury, Gen., defends Mobile, 721; his retreat and losses, 724.

Max Meadows, Gillem destroys railroad at, 688.

McArthur, Gen., at Corinth, 226.

McCall, Gen., at Gaines's Mill, 155; at Malvern Hill, 562; taken prisoner, 563.

McCallum, Gen. D. C., as military superintendent of railroads, 433-4.

McCandless, Gen. W., at Gettysburg, 382-87.

McClellan, Gen. Geo. B., allusion to, 35; 81; 82; inaction of, 107; fails to open the Potomac, 107; ordered to advance to Manassas, 108; urged to open the Potomac, 103; to the President. on reorganizing Army of the Potomac, 108; his plan of advance, 109; to the Secretary of War, on merits of advance by Manassas. 109-10; on merits of Peninsula route, 110; change of plan of advance — consequent delay, 110; 112; his estimate of Rebel force at Manassas, 112; command of restricted to Army of the Potomac. 112, 113; ordered to move by some route, 113; route changed by the corps commanders, 113; orders Banks to Manassas, 113; another change of plan, 115; 128; at Fortress Monroe, 120; his estimate of Rebel force on the Peninsula, 120; delay at Yorktown, 121; 122; extracts from report and dispatches of. on battle of Williamsburg, 124; 125-6; his advance reaches the Chickahominy, 127; his general plan of operations, 128; forces required by, 128-9; plan of, agreed to by the President, 129; his estimate of Rebel force in Northern Virginia, 129: his estimate of Rebel force at Yorktown, 130; remonstrates against depletion of his forces, 130; 131; calls for reenforcements, 130. 131-2; fails to attack Gloucester Point, 132; operations of, on the Chickahominy, and retreat to Malvern Hill. 141-170; his report of Fair Oaks. 146; 147-8; opportunity lost by, after battle of Fair Oaks, 147; dispatches from, after battle near Fair Oaks, 149; dispatch from, about McDowell's corps, 150, 151: his dispatches to the President, 151; inactivity of, 151; to the War Department, about Jackson's movements, 152; his over-estimate of the Rebel strength, 154-5; dispatches to the Secretary of War, after his defeat at Gaines's Mill, 158: retreats to the James river, 159, 160-1; at Malvern Hill, 166-7: his report of losses luring the Seven Days fighting, 168; asks for reenforcements, 169; ordered to Acquia Creek, 170; his army at Fortress Monroe, 171 ; the causes of his failure, 172 ; his retreat to Harrison's Landing, 172; ordered to withdraw from the Peninsula, 190; he demonstrates, 190: correspondence with Halleck as to reinforcing Pope, 190-2; letter of the President to, 192; his conduct censured, 192; concentrates to resist Lee, 193: crosses the Potomac, 193; discovers Lee's plans, 195; his movements hesitating. 1916: battle of South Mountain, 198-9; marches westward, 109; condition of his army, 202-3; fights Lee at Antietam. 205; statement of his own, and estimate of the enemy's strength. 209; his losses, 209; his captures from the enemy at South Mountain, Crampton's Gap, and Antietam. 210; reinforced with 14.000 men, 210; sends Gen. Williams to retake Maryland Heights, 211; fails to prevent or punish Stuart's raids into Pennsylvania, 211; crosses the Potomac, and advances to Warrenton, Va., when he is relieved by Gen. Burnside, 212; his views on Slavery, 237-8; 248-9; nomination for President, and platform, 669-70; defeated by Lincoln, 673.

McClernand, Gen. John A., at Fort Henry, 45-6; at Fort Donelson, 48-9; in battle of Pittsburg Landing. 59 to 71; captures Fort Hindman, 293; his losses, 294; at Port Gibson, 304; at Champion Hills, 307; at Vicksburg, 311; at Alexandria, Red river, 550.

McCook, Gen. A. D., at Perryville, 218 ; at Nashville and Stone River, 273-5; at Chickamauga, 421.

McCown, Gen., at Stone River, 275.

McCulloch, Gen. Ben., allusions to, 18; 27; 33; at battle of Pea Ridge, 28 to 31; killed at, 31.

McCulloch, Gen., attacks Milliken's Bend, 319.

McDonald, Gen., killed at Hartsville, 447.

McDowell, Gen. Irvin, to command a corps in Army of the Potomac, 108; retained for defense of Washington, 180-1: position of, during McClellan's advance, 136; ordered to the Valley. to intercept Jackson, 136; his testimony relative to pursuit of Jackson, 137; in the Army of Virginia, 172; he marches on Gainesville, 181; retreats on Manassas Junction, 183; fights at Gainesville, 185; general order respecting Slavery, 237.

McDowell, Va., battle at, 132-3.

McElroy, Col., killed at Fort Sanders, 432.

McIntosh, Gen., killed at Pea Ridge, 28; 30.

McKean, Gen., at Corinth, 225.

McKee, Col., killed at Stone River, 281.

McLaws, Gen., at Malvern Hill. 165; at Harper's Ferry, 200; attacks Maryland Heights. 200; at Antietam, 207; at Chancellorsville, 363; at Gettysburg, 380 to 387; at Chickamauga, 422.

McLean, Major, wounded at Manassas Gap, 393.

McLean, Col., killed at Gaines's Mill, 157.

McNairy, Col., killed at Fort Donelson, 283.

McNeil. Col. John, routs guerillas at Kirksville, Mo., 35-6: cooperates against Price, 560.

McPherson, Gen. James B., at Corinth, 230; at Lamar, 286; triumphs at Raymond, 305; captures Clinton and Jackson, 306; at Champion Hills, 307; at Vicksburg, 312; in command of Vicksburg, 537; commands Army of Tennessee under Sherman, 564; killed before Atlanta, 633.

McRae, Capt., heroic death at Valverde, 23.

McRae, Col., at Antietam, 206.

Meade, Gen. George G., at Gaines's Mill, 156; at Malvern Hill, 162; at South Mountain, 198; at Antietam, 205-6; at Fredericksburg, 347; at Chancellorsville, 361; succeeds Gen. Hooker in command, 375; fights Lee at Gettysburg, 380-388; his caution, 389; holds a council of war, 392; crosses the Potomac and fights in Manassas Gap, 393; Lee chases him up to Centerville, 396; his advance to Mine Run, 399 to 402; advances into “the Wilderness,” 566; at Cold Harbor, 583; fails to hold the Weldon road, 587; pursues Lee, 743.

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