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er, leaving his dead and his wounded in our possession.
Never did troops fight more gallantly.
During the day, I was restrained from using my artillery, on account of the women and children remaining in the town.
At night, it was massed, ready to continue the action in the morning; but the enemy retired.
We captured about a thousand prisoners, and several stands of colors.
Our total loss, in killed, wounded, and prisoners, was 4,500.
Among the killed were Maj.-Gen. P. R. Cleburne, Brig.-Gens. Gist, John Adams, Strahl, and Granbury. Maj.-Gen. Brown, with Brig.-Gens. Carter, Manigault, Quarles, Cockrell, and Scott, were wounded, and Brig.-Gen. Gordon captured.
The number of dead left by the enemy on the field indicated that his loss was equal to or near our own. The next morning at daylight — the wounded being cared for and the dead buried — we moved forward toward Nashville: Forrest with his cavalry pursuing the enemy vigorously.
The loss of Pat. Cleburne--the Stonewall Jacks
uns from Vaughan at Wytheville, Va., 688.
Gillmore, Gen. Quincy A., routs Pegram near Somerset, 427; his plan for bombarding Fort Pulaski adopted, 456; 457; fall of Fort Pulaski due to, 458; succeeds Gen. Hunter in command of the Department of the South, 473; condition of his army and plan of operations, 473-4; establishes the marsh battery, which opens on Charleston, 478-9; captures Fort Wagner, 481; stops blockade-running at Charleston, 482; occupies Jacksonville unresisted, 528; 630.
Gist, Gen., at Chickamauga, 417; killed at Franklin, Tenn., 683.
Gladding, Brig.-Gen., killed at Shiloh, 70.
Glendale, Va., battle of, 161 to 163; extracts from various reports of, 162-3; Sam. Wilkeson's account of retreat from, 164.
Golding's farm, fight at, 160.
Goldsboroa, N. C., Schofield enters, 716; Sherman arrives, 708.
Goldsborough, Com. L. M., with Burnside's expedition, 73; relieved from command, 76; 121.
Gooding, Col. O. P., encounters a Rebel force near Red river, 589