's station, fight at, i., 536.
Canby, General E. R. S.
, supersedes Banks
, II., 204; ordered to move against Mobile
, 346; ordered to send troops to Pascagoula
, III., 41; ordered to act against communications of Hood
, 175; ordered to destroy factories at Montgomery
, 367; movements on the Mississippi
, 388; ordered into Alabama
, 390; slowness and disregard of orders, 408, 409; campaign against Mobile
Cape Fear river
, geography of, III., 307; capture of defences of, 343; Schofield
's movements on, 380.
's campaign in the, III., 421-433.
taken by Sherman
, II., 535.
, battle of, III., 92-100.
's creek, repulse of rebels at, III., 468.
, burnt by Early
's orders, II., 493.
Champion's Hill, battle of, i., 257, 267.
, critical situation of, III., 291; evacuation of, 382, 385.
, views in regard to trade with rebels, i.,411.
, danger of its abandonment by Rosecrans
, i., 424; natural features of, 426, 444; vast importance of, 428; suffering of national troops during investment by Bragg
, 436; road to Nashville
opened by Grant
, 451; base of Sherman
's Atlanta campaign
, II., 35, 532; Sherman
's army at, 533; cut off from Sherman
, III., 153.
, battle of orders of battle, i., 479-481; preliminary movements, 481, 482; capture of Orchard knoll, 489; Sherman
's movement on Missionary ridge
, 495; Hooker
's ascent of Lookout mountain
, 498-500; Sherman
's second assault, 503; Bragg
's right weakened, 507; Thomas
carries Missionary ridge
, 508, 509; utter rout of Bragg
, 511; pursuit of rebels, 513; results, 525-530.
Cheatham, General B. F
., at Spring hill
, III., 208; at battle of Nashville
, plot to release rebel prisoners at, III., 170.
Chickahominy bottom lands of, II., 267; advance of Grant
towards, 271; army of the Potomac on, 339, 343; army of the Potomac crosses, 347.
, the iron-clad, at Vicksburg
, i., 344.
, seizure of, II., 248; situation and importance of 341; Grant
changes his base from White House
to, 346; national gunboats at, 351; Grant
's Headquarters moved to, 363; central position of, 369; great depot at, 376; telegraph line from Washington
broken, 453; railroad from, to national front at Petersburg
, III., 2; entrenched works at, 7; Grant
's life at, 135-149; Lincoln
's visits to, 138, 437; explosion of ordnance boat by rebels 145; visit of Mrs. Grant
and her children, 146; visit of Sherman
at, 436, 437; Lincoln
waiting for news at, 503.
Cleburne, General P
., covers rebel retreat after Chickamauga
, i., 518; at Ringgold
, 519 523.
Cobb, General Howell
, in command in Georgia
, III., 286; falling back to Macon
, 287; surrender of, 638.
Cold Harbor, battle of, II., 268-310; Sheridan
's advance on Old Cold Harbor
, 274; Smith
's arrival at White House
, 278; assault of June 1st, 279; Grant
's plan of attack, 287-290; assaults of the various corps, June 3, 291; result, 303-309.
Columbia, S. C.
, capture of, by Sherman
, III., 423; devastated by fire by Wade Hampton
Congress, revives grade of lieutenant-general for Grant
, i., 569.
Congressional committee, report of, on failure oa mine explosion before Petersburg
, II., 490.
, movement towards, i., 101; counterfeit defences of rebels at, 104; Halleck
's incapacity at, 106; movements preliminary to battle of, 116; battle of, 116, 117.
, General John
M., at battle of Allatoona
, III., 58.
Court of inquiry into failure of mine explosion before Petersburg
, II., 489.
, General Jacob
D., at Columbia, Tenn.
, III., 208; operations against Wilmington
Crawford, General S. W.
, at Wilderness
, II., 103, 106; at Spottsylvania
, 142; at North Anna
, 228, 230, 231; Weldon road, 515; at Hatcher
's run III., 119; at battle of White Oak road
, 480; at Five Forks
, 482, 487, 490, 494.
Crittenden, General T. S.
, crosses the North Anna
, II., 231; at battle of Cold Harbor
Crocker General M. M., engages rebels at Jackson
, i., 44; Grant
's opinion of, 246; at Champion's hill, 264-267.
Crook, General, George
, in Valley of Virginia
, II., 416; in army of the Shenandoah, 504; at battle of Winchester
, III., 30; at Fisher's Hill
, 32; at Cedar creek
, 93; ordered to Jetersville
, 549; at battle of Sailor's creek, 573; in pursuit of Lee
on the Appomattox
, 580; march to Appomattox