General Ruggles' amended report of the battle of Shiloh.
[The following documents concerning the battle of Shiloh
were not published among the reports printed by order of the Confederate Congress. General Ruggles
report was printed, but the amended report and the accompanying letters were not, and have never been in print in any form so far as we know.
The additions to the original report are indicated by being enclosed in brackets.
Those interested in this great battle will be glad to get this important addition to its official history.]