mbers were too light to hope for any great result, and the favorable ground enabled the enemy's artillery to punish severely all open exposures.
Thus, McLaws lost 1103 out of 2893 carried into action in his four brigades,— Kershaw's, Semmes's, Barksdale's, and Cobb's, — an average of 39 per cent. These losses occurred mostly in the pursuit after Sedgwick, and mostly befell within two hours. At the same time that Sedgwick was driven back, Greene's men about the Dunker Church were also forced ba
Also, in a second table, the Federal casualties are distributed among the different actions.
R. H. Anderson's Div.
D. R. Jones's Div
His individuality may be briefly illustrated by an official indorsement placed upon the application of a soldier to be transferred from the infantry to the band.
Respectfully forwarded, disapproved.
Shooters are more needed than tooters. It has already been said that Stuart would have made a more active and efficient corps commander than Ewell.
Reorganized, the army stood as follows: —
1ST corps. Longstreet
McLaws7,311 Kershaw, Barksdale, Semmes, Wofford
Pickett5,200 Garnett, Kemper, Armistead
Hood7,720 Law, Robertson, Anderson, G. T. Benning
Battns.1,000 Cabell, Dearing, Henry, Walton, Alexander2184
Totals21,231 11 Brigades, 5 Battns.
2D corps. Ewell
Early6,943 Hays, Smith, Hoke, Gordon
Johnson5,564 Stuart, Walker, Nichols, Jones
Rodes8,454 Daniel, Doles, Iverson, Ramseur, O'Neal
Battns.1,000 Jones, Latimer, Carter, Brown, Nelson2184
Totals21,961 13 Brigades, 5 Battns.