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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 5. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Leading Confederates on the battle of Gettysburg. (search)
Pender not to advance further unless there was another general forward movement. As I could see nothing at that time to indicate such a movement, and as one of the enemy's batteries on Cemetery Hill was doing us some damage, I ordered the brigade back a few yards that the left might take shelter behind the stone fence. We remained in this position that night, and next day, before the heavy artillery-firing commenced, I ordered the Thirty-third and Eighteenth regiments to the left of Colonel Garnett's battalion of artillery, that they might be better sheltered, and at the same time be out of the enemy's line of fire. In the afternoon I was ordered by General Pender to take possession of the road in my front with my skirmishers, if possible. Fresh men were thrown forward, and the whole, under Major 0. N. Brown, of the Thirty-seventh, executed the order very handsomely, driving the enemy's skirmishers and occupying the road along our entire front. With the exception of the gallant
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 5. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), A review of the First two days operations at Gettysburg and a reply to General Longstreet by General Fitz. Lee. (search)
as infantry were advanced, and additional troops came up. Garnett's battalion moved to the front, slightly participated in tted orders. Poague's battalion also arrived, and moved to Garnett's right into line under cover, across the Fairfield road, ad to the ridge adjoining the town, intending to put there Garnett's and other guns, which had been previously ordered forwarss, I at once saw, to open fire there. Captain Maurin, of Garnett's battalion, in command of several batteries, was thereforhe Third corps, except Poague's battalion and a portion of Garnett's, held for a season in reserve. From the farthest occupifficers. The other battalions of this corps, a portion of Garnett's under Major Richardson, being in reserve, held their posawn back and kept ready for emergencies. Two batteries of Garnett's battalion, Third corps; two of Eshleman's, First corps; ed in position on the hills just below the bridge, some of Garnett's on that just above. Lane's 20-pound Parrotts were also