previous next


Further Successes at the West.

more destruction of the enemy's Supplies and Bands by our cavalry.


The following dispatch was received at the War Department yesterday:

Tullahoma, January 22--Lieutenant Colonel Hutchinson, with one hundred men of Morgan's cavalry, made a dash, yesterday, upon the enemy's camp at Murfreesboro', and captured and brought off safely one hundred and fifty prisoners and thirty wagons. Major Holman, of Wheeler's Cavalry, since the last report captured and destroyed another large transport on the Cumbered, loaded with subsistence. The enemy has made no show of an advance from Murfreesboro'.

(Signed) Branton Brago,
General Commanding.

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.

An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.

hide Places (automatically extracted)

View a map of the most frequently mentioned places in this document.

Sort places alphabetically, as they appear on the page, by frequency
Click on a place to search for it in this document.
Tullahoma (Tennessee, United States) (1)

Download Pleiades ancient places geospacial dataset for this text.

hide People (automatically extracted)
Sort people alphabetically, as they appear on the page, by frequency
Click on a person to search for him/her in this document.
Wheeler (1)
Morgan (1)
Hutchinson (1)
Holman (1)
hide Dates (automatically extracted)
Sort dates alphabetically, as they appear on the page, by frequency
Click on a date to search for it in this document.
January 22nd (1)
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: