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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 9. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Report of General M. P. Lowry of battle of Taylor's Ridge. (search)
Report of General M. P. Lowry of battle of Taylor's Ridge. Headquarters Lowry's brigade, Tunnel Hill, December 3, 1863. Captain I. A. Buck, A. A. General: Sir,--I have the honor to submit the following report of the part taken by my brigade, on Taylor's Ridge, in the battle of the 27th November, 1863: Early in the mornLowry's brigade, Tunnel Hill, December 3, 1863. Captain I. A. Buck, A. A. General: Sir,--I have the honor to submit the following report of the part taken by my brigade, on Taylor's Ridge, in the battle of the 27th November, 1863: Early in the morning Major-General Cleburne called on me for my smallest regiment, to be placed on the mountain to the left of the gap, through which the railroad and wagon road passed, leading out from Ringgold in the direction of Tunnel Hill. I sent the Sixteenth Alabama regiment and Captain Palmer, A. A. General, to place them in position. My , by their promptness and great gallantry. I was deprived of the valuable services of Captain O. S. Palmer, until near the close of the engagement, he being with the Sixteenth Alabama regiment. For the performance of this regiment please see report of Major Ashford. Respectfully submitted, M. P. Lowry, Brigadier General.
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 9. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), General P. R. Cleburne's report of battle of Ringgold Gap. (search)
d the Sixteenth Alabama, Major F. A. Ashford commanding, of Lowry's Alabama and Mississippi brigade, with instructions to cones in the ravine close by. The remaining three regiments of Lowry's brigade, consisting of the Thirty-second and Forty-fifth attack was. about to be made upon the right. I ordered General Lowry to move his command up the hill and assist General Polkng that position. Moving rapidly ahead of his command, General Lowry found the First Arkansas again heavily engaged, but hernemy gave way, and went down the ridge in great confusion. Lowry now brought up the two remaining regiments of his brigade, in heavy column. General Polk, with the assistance of General Lowry, as quickly concentrated a double line opposite this pof our army. I took into the fight, in Polk's brigade, 545; Lowry's brigade, 1,330; Smith's Texas brigade, 1,266; Liddell's bknow, did his whole duty. To Brigadier Generals Polk and Lowry, and Colonels Govan and Granbury I must return my thanks; f
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 9. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), The lost opportunity at Spring Hill, Tenn.--General Cheatham's reply to General Hood. (search)
ead of Granberry's Texas brigade of Cheburne's division. --Advance and Retreat, pp. 283, 284. Lowry's not Granberry's, brigade of Cleburne's division, was in front. General Lowry states that GeneGeneral Lowry states that General Hood rode with him a large part of the day. During the march the Federal cavalry appeared on the hills to our left; not a moment, however, was lost on that account, as the army was marching b stated, the position my troops were to occupy. Yours very truly, Alex. P. Stewart. General Lowry's statement. [extract from letter of General M. P. Lowry.] Blue Mountain, Tippah CounGeneral M. P. Lowry.] Blue Mountain, Tippah County, Miss., November 8, 1881. After I made the attack my command was not struck in flank by the enemy, as you seem to have understood from General Cleburne, and I only had to make a slight change ohink I had 1,400 to 1,600 men in line that day, but can not state definitely. Yours truly, M. P. Lowry. To General B. F. Cheatham. General Brown's statement. St. Louis, Mo., October 24,