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Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 10 0 Browse Search
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Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans), Chapter 4: (search)
the first affair of the James island campaign took place. The One Hundredth Pennsylvania regiment had been advanced as far as the causeway crossing the marsh at Rivers' place, where the Charleston Riflemen and the Beauregard light infantry, Lieutenant Lynch and Captain White commanding, were on outpost duty. On the causeway in their front, three seacoast 24-pounder howitzers, of Captain Chichester's battery, were bogged so badly in an attempt to take them across, the evening before, that theyn this position, and were now covered by the rifles of the Pennsylvanians. Lieut.-Col. Ellison Capers, with four companies of the Twenty-fourth volunteers, was sent before day, on the 3d, to extricate the guns. He found Captain White and Lieutenant Lynch holding the Federal regiment in check, and, ordering them to join his command, at once made his dispositions for attack. A sharp conflict in the pines beyond the causeway drove the enemy back to the cover of a ditch and bank beyond, and thi
Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans), Additional Sketches Illustrating the services of officers and Privates and patriotic citizens of South Carolina. (search)
rittenden has served ten years in the legislature, and five years as postmaster at Greenville. He has four children living by his first marriage, in 1855, to Eliza J. Lynch, of Virginia descent To his present wife, Sarah Bedell, he was married in 1871. Colonel Edward Croft, the eldest son of Dr. Theodore G. Croft, was born at kirmishes in Virginia, a considerable number on the South Carolina coast, and almost daily skirmishing in the two Carolinas from February 14 to April 13, 1865. At Lynch's creek, in March, 1865, he was slightly wounded, and his horse was shot under him. After the close of hostilities Colonel Davis returned to Charleston and again eh the left thigh, which wound rendered him unfit for service during the remainder of the war. He returned home and in July, 1865, began the practice of medicine at Lynch's creek, in Kershaw county, where he remained until December, 1868, when he removed to Bishopville, where he has since resided, practicing his profession and, for