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[310] and, such was the impetuosity of the charge, that the enemy's resistance, though fierce and bloody, was of short duration. We soon triumphantly mounted their intrenchments, completely routing them from a position from which it is almost impossible to conceive how an army could be driven. On gaining the works, we discovered the field literally crowded with men flying in every direction, and poured into them a deadly fire. Occupying this position about two minutes, we discovered troops advancing through the woods upon our left, and supposed they were friends till a volley fired into our left and rear removed the delusion. Their numbers and position being vastly superior to ours, and unsupported on our left, we were again forced to retire. As soon as our artillery shelled this piece of woods, we advanced a third line and held the position. Artillery now coming to our support, soon silenced the enemy's batteries, (which had harassed us during the entire day,) and forced them to abandon, in great confusion, their strong and well-selected position, to take shelter in the wilderness and retreat towards the river.

The loss sustained by the brigade in killed and wounded amounted to thirty-three officers and two hundred and seventy enlisted men. Could aught repay us for the noble spirits who have fallen, we would find consolation in the glorious victory achieved; but our little brigade, and the entire corps, will long miss and mourn the loss of the experienced and gallant dead. With few exceptions, the bearing and conduct of officers and men were unexceptionable.

Very respectfully,

Your obedient servant,

J. M. Brockenbrough, Colonel, commanding Brigade.

Report of Colonel Baldwin.

Ordnance office, army of Northern Virginia, May 20, 1863.
Brigadier-General R. H. Chilton, Adjutant and Inspector-General, A. N. V.:
Sir: I have the honor to report the following as the principal captures in the recent engagements near Fredericksburg and Chancellorsville:

Artillery.--Five twelve-pounder Napoleons; seven three-inch rifles; one ten-pounder Parrott; nine caissons; four rear parts of caissons; three battery wagons; two forges; fifteen hundred rounds artillery ammunition; a large lot of artillery harness, a large lot of wheels, axles, ammunition, chests, &c.

Infantry.--Twenty-nine thousand five hundred collected, ten thousand admitted dropped by our men, nineteen thousand five hundred captured; nineteen thousand five hundred muskets and rifles eight thousand cartridge boxes; four thousand cap pouches; eleven thousand five hundred knapsacks; three hundred thousand rounds infantry ammunition.

I have carefully confined myself to what has been reported as collected and counted. This, of course, is considerably less than the amount actually captured, as a number of unarmed men supplied themselves with arms, accoutrements, &c., and the army, generally, helped themselves from the cartridge-boxes of the enemy. Also every day small lots of muskets and rifles are brought in; and, without doubt, quite a number of arms, &c., are retained in regimental ordnance wagons, for further contingencies, and not reported. A large quantity of lead has been and is now being collected from the battle-fields.

Respectfully submitted,

Briscoe G. Baldwin, Lieutenant-Colonel and Chief of Ordnance, A. N. V.

List of Casualties in the Battle of Chancellorsville, May 2d and 3d, 1863.
Lieut.-Gen. Thos. J. Jackson,   11
Captain J. K. Boswell, engineer department,  1 1
Signal corps,  1 1
General's escort,   22
Fifth Louisiana,Hays's,Early's,94453
Sixth Louisiana,Hays's,Early's,166581
Seventh Louisiana,Hays's,Early's,57580
Eighth Louisiana,Hays's,Early's,127183
Ninth Louisiana,Hays's,Early's,215172
Captain J. Mitchell, A. A. G., Gordon's brigade,   11
Thirteenth Georgia,Gordon's,Early's,32730
Twenty-sixth Georgia,Gordon's,Early's,32124
Thirty-first Georgia,Gordon's,Early's,32023
Thirty-eighth Georgia,Gordon's,Early's,21820
Sixtieth Georgia,Gordon's,Early's,53035
Sixty-first Georgia,Gordon's,Early's, 2828
Brigadier-Gen. R. F. Hoke,   11
Sixth North Carolina,Hoke's,Early's,82129
Twenty-first North Carolina,Hoke's,Early's,156378
Twenty-fourth North Carolina,Hoke's,Early's,33841
Fifty-seventh North Carolina,Hoke's,Early's,96170
First North Carolina battalion,Hoke's,Early's, 1111
Thirteenth Virginia,Smith's,Early's,53136
Forty-ninth Virginia,Smith's,Early's, 1010
Fifty-second Virginia,Smith's,Early's,4812
Fifty-eighth Virginia,Smith's,Early's,22628
Major-General A. P. Hill,   11
Captain Forbes, A. P. Hill's,1 1
General's escort, A. P. Hill's,112
Brigadier-General H. Heth, A. P. Hill's, 11
Forty-seventh Virginia,H. Heth,A. P. Hill's,44852
Fifty-fifth Virginia,H. Heth,A. P. Hill's,2090110
Twenty-second Va. battalion,H. Heth,A. P. Hill's,62329
Fortieth Virginia,H. Heth,A. P. Hill's,147387
Brigadier-General McGowan,   11
Captain Haskell, A. A. G.,McGowan,A. P. Hill's, 11
First South Carolina,McGowan,A. P. Hill's,128092
Orr's Rifles,McGowan,A. P. Hill's,1992111
Twelfth South Carolina,McGowan,A. P. Hill's, 22
Thirteenth South Carolina,McGowan,A. P. Hill's,66066
Fourteenth South Carolina,McGowan,A. P. Hill's,98796
Fourteenth Georgia,Thomas,A. P. Hill's,86775
Thirty-fifth Georgia,Thomas,A. P. Hill's,62733
Forty-fifth Georgia,Thomas,A. P. Hill's,42933
Forty-ninth Georgia,Thomas,A. P. Hill's,33336
Seventeenth North Carolina,Lane's,A. P. Hill's,37127164
Eighteenth North Carolina,Lane's,A. P. Hill's,3096126
Twenty-eighth North Carolina,Lane's,A. P. Hill's,127789
Thirty-third North Carolina,Lane's,A. P. Hill's,28105133
Thirty-seventh North Carolina,Lane's,A. P. Hill's,34193227
First Tennessee,Archer's,A. P. Hill's,85058
Seventh Tennessee,Archer's,A. P. Hill's,114556
Fourteenth Tennessee,Archer's,A. P. Hill's,72835
Fifth Alabama battalion,Archer's,A. P. Hill's,38033
Thirteenth Alabama,Archer's,A. P. Hill's,13127140
General Trimble's staff,  123
Pioneer Corps, Trimble's, 33
Tenth Virginia,Colston's,Trimble's,23101124
Twenty-third Virginia,Colston's,Trimble's,95362
Thirty-seventh Virginia,Colston's,Trimble's,1989108
First North Carolina,Colston's,Trimble's,3483117
Third North Carolina,Colston's,Trimble's,38141179
Brigadier-Gen. E. F. Paxton,  1 1
Second Virginia,E. F. Paxton's,Trimble's,85866
Fourth Virginia,E. F. Paxton's,Trimble's,14149163
Fifth Virginia,E. F. Paxton's,Trimble's,7113120
Twenty-seventh Virginia,E. F. Paxton's,Trimble's,96271
Thirty-third Virginia,E. F. Paxton's,Trimble's,105666
Brigadier-Gen. F. T. Nicholls,   11
First Louisiana,F. T. Nicholls'sTrimble's,82735
Second Louisiana,F. T. Nicholls'sTrimble's,1590105
Tenth Louisiana,F. T. Nicholls'sTrimble's,155166
Fourteenth Louisiana,F. T. Nicholls'sTrimble's,46064
Fifteenth Louisiana,F. T. Nicholls'sTrimble's,53742
General Jones's staff, Trimble's, 11
Twenty-first Virginia,Jones'sTrimble's,44044
Forty-second Virginia,Jones'sTrimble's,15120135
Forty-fourth VirginiaJones'sTrimble's,185871
Forty-eighth Virginia,Jones'sTrimble's,1291103
Fiftieth Virginia,Jones'sTrimble's,8110118
Artillery corps, 2d army corps,  26124150
Twelfth Alabama,Rodes's,D. H. Hill's,147791
Twenty-sixth Alabama,Rodes's,D. H. Hill's,138598
Fifth Alabama,Rodes's,D. H. Hill's,24130154
Sixth Alabama,Rodes's,D. H. Hill's,24125149
Third Alabama,Rodes's,D. H. Hill's,17121138
Sixth Georgia,Colquitt's,D. H. Hill's,23941
Twenty-third Georgia,Colquitt's,D. H. Hill's, 44
Twenty-seventh Georgia,Colquitt's,D. H. Hill's,23941
Twenty-eighth Georgia,Colquitt's,D. H. Hill's,23133
Nineteenth Georgia,Colquitt's,D. H. Hill's,23133
Fourth Georgia,Doles's,D. H. Hill's,29121150
Twelfth Georgia,Doles's,D. H. Hill's,114657
Twenty-first Georgia,Doles's,D. H. Hill's,137285
Forty-fourth Georgia,Doles's,D. H. Hill's,11100111
Thirtieth North Carolina,Ramseur's,D. H. Hill's,2598123
Fourth North Carolina,Ramseur's,D. H. Hill's,45110155
Fourteenth North Carolina,Ramseur's,D. H. Hill's,15116131
Second North Carolina,Ramseur's,D. H. Hill's,47167214
Fifth North Carolina,Iverson's,D. H. Hill's,43741
Twelfth North Carolina,Iverson's,D. H. Hill's,1295107
Twentieth North Carolina,Iverson's,D. H. Hill's,136477
Twenty-third North Carolina,Iverson's,D. H. Hill's,32113145
Twelfth Virginia,Mahone's,Anderson's,52732
Sixteenth Virginia,Mahone's,Anderson's,11718
Forty-first Virginia,Mahone's,Anderson's,52328
Sixty-first Virginia,Mahone's,Anderson's,42832
Sixth Virginia,Mahone's,Anderson's,53439
Grandy's Battery,Mahone's,Anderson's,134
Eighth Florida,Perry's,Anderson's,113647
Second Florida,Perry's,Anderson's,32932
Fifth Florida,Perry's,Anderson's,62228
Eighth Alabama,Wilcox's,Anderson's,54550
Ninth Alabama,Wilcox's,Anderson's,2190111
Tenth Alabama,Wilcox's,Anderson's,126173
Eleventh Alabama,Wilcox's,Anderson's,107282
Fourteenth Alabama,Wilcox's,Anderson's,7116123
Lewis's Battery,Wilcox's,Anderson's, 55
Sixteenth Mississippi,Posey's,Anderson's,175976
Twelfth Mississippi,Posey's,Anderson's,33336
Nineteenth Mississippi,Posey's,Anderson's,64046
Forty-eighth Mississippi,Posey's,Anderson's,104454
Second Georgia Battalion,Wright's,Anderson's,22628
Twenty-second Georgia,Wright's,Anderson's,57075
Third Georgia,Wright's,Anderson's,11111122
Forty-eighth Georgia,Wright's,Anderson's,74148
Thirteenth North Carolina,Pender's,A. P. Hill's,31178209
Sixteenth North Carolina,Pender's,A. P. Hill's,177390
Twenty-second North Carolina,Pender's,A. P. Hill's,30139169
Thirty-fourth North Carolina,Pender's,A. P. Hill's,18110128
Thirty-eighth North Carolina,Pender's,A. P. Hill's,207797
Eighteenth Georgia,Wofford's,McLaws's,147286
Twenty-fourth Georgia,Wofford's,McLaws's,147387
Sixteenth Georgia,Wofford's,McLaws's,18115133
Cobb's Legion,Wofford's,McLaws's,22135157
Phillips' Legion,Wofford's,McLaws's,31922
Field and Staff,Wofford's,McLaws's,1 1
Fifteenth South Carolina,Kershaw's,McLaws's,94554
Seventh South Carolina,Kershaw's,McLaws's, 1414
Second South Carolina,Kershaw's,McLaws's, 1111
James's Battalion,Kershaw's,McLaws's,189
Third South Carolina,Kershaw's,McLaws's,11112
Thirteenth Mississippi,Barksdale's,McLaws's,74350
Seventeenth Mississippi,Barksdale's,McLaws's,107080
Eighteenth Mississippi,Barksdale's,McLaws's,254368
Twenty-first Mississippi,Barksdale's,McLaws's,32528
Fifty-first Georgia,Semmes's,McLaws's,30119149
Tenth Georgia,Semmes's,McLaws's,23105128
Fifty-third Georgia,Semmes's,McLaws's,15105120
Fiftieth Georgia,Semmes's,McLaws's,17153170
Cable Artillery, McLaws's,41216
Washington Artillery,  4812
Alexander's Artillery,  53540
Lee's Cavalry Brigade, Stuart's,4711
Total,  1,5818,70010,281

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