, moving on the left of Parke
, was to cross Hatcher
's run, below the bend, and then support the Ninth corps; but if Parke
failed to break the enemy's line, Warren
was ordered to re-cross the run above the bend, and open the bridge at Burgess's mill.
was to move on the left of Warren
, crossing Hatcher
's run below the bend, and proceed to the Boydton
road; then turning north, he was to re-cross the run west of the bridge, and strike the Southside
's division was on the left of Hancock
and under his command.
The whole project was based on the belief that the enemy's works extended only to the crossing of Hatcher
's run by the Boydton