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The Daily Dispatch: July 27, 1861., [Electronic resource] 5 1 Browse Search
Colonel William Preston Johnston, The Life of General Albert Sidney Johnston : His Service in the Armies of the United States, the Republic of Texas, and the Confederate States. 3 1 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 1 1 Browse Search
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The Eighth Georgia Regiment. We had an interview last evening with Mr. J. W. Avery, of the Oglethorpe Light Infantry, of Savannah, Ga., who gives us some interesting facts in regard to Col. Bartow's gallant regiment, which we propose to publish in detail in our next issue. In the battle of Sunday, besides Col. Bartow, Adjutant John L. Branch and Capt. Howard--the latter commander of the Echols Guard — were killed — and this probably embraces the entire mortality list among the officers. Lieut. Col. Gardiner, formerly Major in the U. S. Army, was severely wounded in the leg. Mr. Avery has kindly furnished us with a correct list of the killed, wounded and missing of the Oglethorpe Light Infantry, which we append. The company fought with desperation and suffered severely. Killed.--W. H. Crane, head; Julius Ferrill, face; George Butler, body; Bryan Morel body.; Thos. Purse, head. Wounded.--John A. Belvin, hip, severe; Frank Lenz, thigh severe.; L. Lipman, ankle, l
That the Committee on Military Affairs inquire into the expediency of so amending the law as to authorize officers of the Medical Department to exercise command over all enlisted men, like other commissioned officers. Mr. Staples also offered the following, which was agreed to: Resolved, That the Committee on Military Affairs inquire into the expediency of so amending the law as to authorize the Secretary of War to employ a Messenger in the office of the Surgeon General. Mr. Avery offered the following, which was referred to the Committee on Naval Affairs: An Act to further amend an Act to provide for the Reorganization of the Navy, approved March 16, 1861. The Congress of the Confederate States of America do enact, That the President be and is hereby authorized to nominate, and by and with the consent of Congress to appoint all officers of the navies of any of the States of this Confederacy, who have been officers of the United States Navy, and who may b