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Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: Volume 2. 47 7 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 21. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 34 0 Browse Search
General James Longstreet, From Manassas to Appomattox 19 3 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: June 6, 1862., [Electronic resource] 17 1 Browse Search
William F. Fox, Lt. Col. U. S. V., Regimental Losses in the American Civil War, 1861-1865: A Treatise on the extent and nature of the mortuary losses in the Union regiments, with full and exhaustive statistics compiled from the official records on file in the state military bureaus and at Washington 17 1 Browse Search
D. H. Hill, Jr., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 4, North Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 16 0 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 30. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 14 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 9. (ed. Frank Moore) 13 5 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 8. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 9 1 Browse Search
Joseph T. Derry , A. M. , Author of School History of the United States; Story of the Confederate War, etc., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 6, Georgia (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 7 1 Browse Search
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plished young officer was killed. The remainder of the division arriving shortly afterward, Colquitt's brigade was disposed across the turnpike road; that of G. B. Anderson, supported by Ripley, was placed on the right, and Rodes occupied an important position on the left. Garland's brigade, which had suffered heavily in the firand courage. The attack on our left was speedily followed by one in heavy force on the centre. This was met by part of Walker's division and the brigades of G. B. Anderson and Rodes, of D. H. Hill's command, assisted by a few pieces of artillery. The enemy was repulsed, and retired behind the crest of a hill, from which they ke from its position during the temporary absence of that officer at another part of the field. The enemy immediately pressed through the gap thus created, and G. B. Anderson's brigade was broken, and retired--General Anderson himself being mortally wounded. Major-General R. H. Anderson and Brigadier-General Wright were also wound
4110 Rhett's Battery217 19        19 Total,1194551575861 694419129264908 Total loss in division, two thousand eight hundred and seventy-six, except General G. B. Anderson's fourth brigade, which you have, and which was handed in to these headquarters just as you have it. We never received lists of casualties by regiments inlvern Hills. Here I halted, and went forward with my Adjutant and Adjutant-General of the Maryland line. A short distance from my position, I met Brigadier-General George B. Anderson coming back, wounded, with the fragments of his command, which had been repulsed, losing heavily. I rode on, and just in front of Littleton's houst duty at Mrs. Price's house, opposite the New Bridge, seven miles from Richmond. We were then under the command of Colonel Lee, and attached to----brigade, Colonel Anderson commanding, in Colonel Jones's division, to whom we reported, June fourteenth, 1862. Nothing occurred on the twenty-sixth, except a little harmless she
Mississippians and North Carolinians, about one hundred and fifty in all, I rallied and stationed behind a small ridge leading from the Hagerstown road. General G. B. Anderson still nobly held his ground; but the Yankees began to pour through the gap made by the retreat of Rodes. Anderson himself was mortally wounded, and his b-General Garland was killed at South Mountain, the most fearless man I ever knew, a Christian hero, a ripe scholar, and most accomplished gentleman. Brigadier-General G. B. Anderson was mortally wounded at Sharpsburg, a high-toned, honorable, conscientious, Christian soldier, highly gifted and lovely in all the qualities that adoy orders, left for other parts of the field. Brigadier-General Ripley, the next senior officer, was then left in command of the four brigades, viz.: Brigadier-General G. B. Anderson's, his own, my brigade, and General Drayton's, in line from right to left, as enumerated. Before Drayton had formed his line, General Ripley ordered