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James D. Porter, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 7.1, Tennessee (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 224 0 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 170 2 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 3. 121 5 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 10. (ed. Frank Moore) 93 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. 89 1 Browse Search
John Bell Hood., Advance and Retreat: Personal Experiences in the United States and Confederate Armies 61 1 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 31. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 58 0 Browse Search
Col. O. M. Roberts, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 12.1, Alabama (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 51 5 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 9. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 35 1 Browse Search
Col. J. Stoddard Johnston, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 9.1, Kentucky (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 35 3 Browse Search
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econd to Brigadier-General Chalmers' brigade of Withers' division. In Hardee's corps, Brigadier-General Cleburne's brigade included the Thirty-fifth, Twenty-third and Twenty-fourth regiments, and Brittle of the 6th at dawn of day, stated in his official report that in the first assault made by Cleburne, Colonel Bate, Second Tennessee, fell severely wounded while bravely leading his regiment. Col Twenty-seventh, serving under Cheatham on the 7th, was killed in a charge on the enemy. General Cleburne made honorable mention of Colonel Bate, and said of his regiment: Tennessee can never mourna commander in the field. The Thirtyfifth Tennessee, Col. Benjamin J. Hill, was conspicuous in Cleburne's first and final charge on the enemy. General Cleburne, concluding his report, said: I would General Cleburne, concluding his report, said: I would like to do justice to the many acts of individual valor and intrepid daring during the fight. . . . Col. Ben Hill, Fifth Tennessee; Lieutenant-Colonel Peebles, Twenty-fourth Tennessee; Lieut. R. H. K
Smith was further reinforced by the brigades of P. R. Cleburne and Preston Smith. On the 16th of August, 1862e battle, said that his leading division under General Cleburne found the enemy in a fine position six miles from Richmond. Without waiting for support, Cleburne commenced the action. A brigade under Gen. Thomas J. Chuemy made a bold and well-conducted attempt to turn Cleburne's right. This was admirably foiled by the firmness of Preston Smith's brigade, Cleburne's division, which repulsed the enemy with great slaughter. In this affair, General Cleburne was badly wounded, and the command of the division devolved on Preston Smith, Col. A. J.as, Texas and Tennessee. The Tennesseeans were in Cleburne's division—the Second (Walker's), Lieut.-Col. J. Aell's regiment, the Twenty-ninth; by the Second in Cleburne's brigade of Buckner's division; and in the same dn's brigade gallantly led the advance supported by Cleburne. The brigades of John C. Brown (wounded in actio
e divisions of Maj.-Gens. John C. Breckinridge, P. R. Cleburne and J. P. McCown. The Eleventh Tennessee, Col.d a part of the brigade under Gen. Lucius E. Polk, Cleburne's division. The brigade of Gen. Bushrod R. Johnson, Cleburne's division, included the Thirty-seventh Tennessee, Col. Moses White; Forty-fourth, Col. John S. Fured. McCown, continuing his advance, supported by Cleburne's division, reached a point near the Wilkinson roard brigadier-general, fell dangerously wounded. Cleburne, advancing with his division, composed of L. E. Pos, but the gallant colonel fell, maimed for life. Cleburne mentioned him as one of the best officers in the ddisabled, fought in the ranks with a rifle. General Cleburne called particular attention to the gallant conas now ordered by General Cheatham to advance with Cleburne's division, and the enemy was driven from two of hilled and wounded. Johnson's Tennessee brigade, of Cleburne's division, lost 29 per cent, Palmer's Tennessee b
vision, and Liddell's and Wood's brigades, of Cleburne's division, Hardee's corps. General Bragg, utteries. The divisions of Breckinridge and Cleburne were under the corps command of Lieut.-Gen. D. H. Hill, and with Cleburne, in Gen. Lucius E. Polk's brigade, were the Third and Fifth (Confederatmuch glory. Soon after sunset of the 19th, Cleburne's division, supported by Jackson's and Smith'the latter ceased firing and disappeared from Cleburne's front. The darkness was so intense that noorders were sent to Generals Breckinridge and Cleburne of Hill's corps to advance with their divisiommands. At 10 a. m. the attack was made by Cleburne and Breckinridge, Cheatham by order of Generarred to our right In the first advance of Cleburne, Wood's brigade lost 500 men killed and wound Wright's brigades of Cheatham's division. Cleburne's attack was upon the point from which he hadd Lafayette road. In his official report General Cleburne said of General Polk: It is due to him an[1 more...]
me right of the line as reinforcements to General Cleburne, in whose front the enemy was supposed tothe Chickamauga. In the action in support of Cleburne, Maj. W. H. Joyner, of the Eighteenth, was wovision was on the extreme right in support of Cleburne, Maney being posted in rear of Smith's line. nd Thirty-sixth Georgia. Twice, says General Cleburne, he was checked and had to reform, and Warfieo Tennessee name deserves greater honor. General Cleburne, referring to him and to Col. McConnell oed, an army corps would have poured down upon Cleburne's left and overwhelmed him. In this combat Geys: Lieutenant-General Hardee, leaving Major-General Cleburne in command on the extreme right, moved less than 20 miles away, at Ringgold, Ga. Cleburne's command consisted of 4,157 men; his retirem which the enemy made no attempt to advance. Cleburne lost 20 killed, 190 wounded, and Hooker admit killed and 377 wounded. Among the wounded of Cleburne's command were Col. W. D. Robison, Second Ten[4 more...]
l efforts were made to carry the line held by Cleburne and Bate during the 14th and 15th, and duringivalry move To do brave acts. At Calhoun, Cleburne reported, he moved to his left and rear to meaced in front of Hardee's corps, supported by Cleburne, Bate on his left. The enemy made a furious on had concentrated the army. On the 27th, Cleburne fought the battle of New Hope Church. Being strong, was on Newton's right and confronted Cleburne's division, with Grose's brigade and other trpain. Cheatham lost 195 officers and men, Cleburne, 11. The attempt to turn Cheatham's left wasardee in command, Hood remaining at Atlanta. Cleburne, in command of Hardee's corps, was in positionight march, delayed because of the fact that Cleburne had encountered the enemy on his march. Genee enemy threatening an attack on Lee's corps, Cleburne's division under Brig.-Gen. M. P. Lowrey was e works in which a part of Govan's brigade of Cleburne's division had been captured. Gordon's briga[8 more...]
e verbal orders as follows: That I should get Cleburne across the creek and send him forward toward half mile from Spring Hill, I saw the left of Cleburne's command just disappearing over the hill to the right, turn the range of hills over which Cleburne and Bate had crossed, and form line of battleBate to bring him back and direct him to join Cleburne's left. Going to the right of my line I founin the direction of the Caldwell place, while Cleburne's and Bate's divisions moved at an angle to tons did not exceed 6,000. Smith's brigade of Cleburne's division was not present. Stewart's corps the advance of the two divisions commanded by Cleburne and Brown; no two divisions of the army were mmediately on the left of the turnpike, while Cleburne was upon the right. General Bate's position d intrenchments provided. Smith's brigade of Cleburne's division came up, and Ector's brigade of St his advance. On the 9th, Smith's brigade of Cleburne's division, under Colonel Olmstead, relieved [34 more...]
ted captain and then colonel of the Second Tennessee regiment, and during the early months of the conflict served at Columbus, Ky., and elsewhere, in the command of General Polk. His first great battle was at Shiloh, where he shared the work of Cleburne's brigade of Hardee's corps. Bravely leading his regiment in the second charge, through a murderous cross-fire, he fell severely wounded, a minie ball breaking his leg and disabling him for field service for several months. This participation in battle, though brief, was marked with such gallantry that he was mentioned with praise in the reports of Cleburne and Hardee, and on October 3, 1862, he was promoted brigadier-general. About this time, though still unable to return to the field, he was on garrison duty at Huntsville, Ala., and was given temporary command of the district of Tennessee. In February, 1863, he was again in the field, assigned to command of Rains' brigade in Polk's army, and in June, commanding the Ninth Alabama