ning of the 29th, were as follows: —
On Bull Run, two miles east of Jackson, were Sigel's corps, three divisions, and Milroy's independent brigade, together about 11,000 strong, and Reynolds's division of Pa. Reserves, about 8000, with 14 batteri were visible, nearly two miles away, deploying for the attack.
Sigel held the right, with three divisions, supported by Milroy's brigade.
Reynolds held the left.
The enemy's line was not parallel to Jackson's, their right being nearest to Jacksonrate line of battle and met its fire, the conflict was short and the Federals retreated, Gregg's brigade following them.
Milroy's brigade came to their help, but Thomas's brigade came to Gregg's, and the Federals were driven completely through the wy injudiciously withdrawn Reynolds's division from his extreme left and placed it in support of Porter's corps, although Milroy's corps, from among his masses in reserve, was equally available.
In vain, now, were Reynolds and all his other reenforc
ces, 220; use of roads at night, 231; two kinds of strategy, 336, 337; territorial strategy, 358, 359; application of European rules in America, 359
Military study, 2:35
Military system, 345, 346
Military telegrams and despatches, difficulties and delays attending their transmission and deciphering, 169, 204, 206, 207, 211, 214, 218, 220, 224, 232, 233
Military training, 407 et seq.
Militia, Gen. Scott's distrust of, 513
Milledgeville, Ga., Sherman proposes to wreck, 318
Milroy, Maj.-Gen. Robert H., in the Tennessee campaign, 205
Mississippi, Hood's proposed movement toward, 163; Thomas proposes a campaign in, 253, 255, 256; possible operations in, 305; Thomas to have command over, 317
Mississippi River, the, Fremont's plan of campaign on, 49; military operations on, 63-66, 70, 318; S. seeks service on, 64-66; importance of the opening of, 70, 337; Halleck's plan for clearing west of, 359; development of railroad communication between the Pa
ana Infantry, June 12, 1861.
Left State for Parkersburg, W. Va., July 2.
Attached to Reynolds' Cheat Mountain District, West Virginia, to November, 1861.
Milroy's Command, Cheat Mountain, W. Va., to March, 1862.
Milroy's Cheat Mountain Brigade, Dept. of the Mountains, to June, 1862.
Milroy's Independent Brigade, 1stMilroy's Independent Brigade, 1st Army Corps, Army of Virginia, to July, 1862.
Piatt's Brigade, Winchester, Va., to August, 1862.
Trimble's Brigade, White's Division, Winchester, Va., to September, 1862.
Miles' Command, Harper's Ferry, W. Va., September, 1862.
Camp Douglas, Ill., and Indianapolis, Ind., to March, 1863.
Central District of Kentucky,ginia, July 1861.
1st Brigade, Army of Occupation, West Virginia, to September, 1861.
Reynolds' Cheat Mountain Brigade, West Virginia, to November, 1861.
Milroy's Command, Cheat Mountain District, W. Va., to January, 1862.
2nd Brigade, Landers' Division, to March, 1862.
2nd Brigade, Shields' 2nd Division, Banks' 5th
Averill's Cavalry Command, 8th Army Corps, Middle Dept., to November, 1862.
Defenses Upper Potomac, 8th Army Corps, Middle Dept., to January, 1863.
Milroy's Command, Winchester, Va., 8th Army Corps, to February, 1863.
1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 8th Army Corps, February, 1863.
3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 8th ArmPost and Millwood June 13.
Berryville and Bunker Hill June 13.
Opequan Creek, near Winchester, June 13.
Martinsburg June 14.
Winchester June 14-15.
Milroy's retreat June 15-July 1.
Williamsport, Md., June 15.
Hancock June 16.
Greencastle, Pa., June 20 and 22.
Shippensburg June 23.
Near Harper's Ferry Va.
Attached to Railroad District, 8th Corps, Middle Dept., to September, 1862.
Railroad District, West Virginia, to January, 1863.
Martinsburg, W. Va., Milroy's Command, 8th Corps, Middle Dept., to March, 1863.
3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 8th Army Corps, to June, 1863.
Elliott's Command, 8th Army Corps, to July; 18