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Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 2., Chapter 4: military operations in Western Virginia, and on the sea-coast (search)
in Western Virginia, 102. battle near Romney Milroy holds the Cheat Mountain region he fights Johain troops were sent to Kentucky, and Colonel Robert H. Milroy, who had been commissioned a Brigadieign had retired to Wheeling, and, in December, Milroy succeeded to the command of the Cheat Mountain division of the army. Milroy had at first established his headquarters on Cheat Summit, and vigoroolonel Edward Johnston of Georgia, to confront Milroy. He made his Headquarters at Allegheny Summit; and Milroy, when he took chief command, established his at Huttonsville, in Tygart's Valley. MiMilroy determined to attack Johnston, and for that purpose moved a little over three thousand men on tto lead his regiment, with a detachment Robert H. Milroy. of the Second Virginia, around to make ggressors, and they in turn were discomfited. Milroy had lost about one hundred and fifty men when had fought with the most commendable valor. Milroy was not discouraged by his failure on the Alle[1 more...]
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 2., Chapter 15: the Army of the Potomac on the Virginia Peninsula. (search)
tion that one of Fremont's brigades, under General Milroy, was approaching from the direction of Monnt sent Johnson, with five brigades, to attack Milroy. The latter, greatly outnumbered, fell back tcamp, and commenced planting a battery there. Milroy led a force to dislodge him, These consistet an end to the conflict. Schenck (who ranked Milroy) saw that the position of the Nationals was un-third, Seventy-fifth, and Eighty-second Ohio. Milroy in the center, With the Second, Third, and ne about a mile and a half in length. Between Milroy's right and Schenck's left were the Sixtieth Oso at the center, and continued several hours, Milroy and Schenck all the while gaining ground; the he whole line to fall back, at the moment when Milroy had penetrated Ewell's center, and was almost distributed as follows: Stahl's brigade, 427; Milroy's, 118; Bohlen's, 80; Cluseret's, 17; Schenck'm closely June 9, 1862. in battle order, with Milroy on the right, Blenker on the left, and Schenck
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 2., Chapter 17: Pope's campaign in Virginia. (search)
n toward Waterloo Bridge. The latter point was occupied by Buford's cavalry at noon, Aug. 24. and Sigel's advance under Milroy arrived there late in the afternoon. Pope's army now faced westward, with Sigel's corps and Buford's cavalry near the ick woods a little in the rear. Sigel, with the division of Carl Schurz on his right, that of Schenck on his left, and Milroy in the center, advanced to attack at five o'clock in the Philip Kearney. morning, August 29. and at seven a furious baaced himself on the extreme left. Hooker arrived by the Sudley road at two in the afternoon, to the relief of Schurz and Milroy, who had been fighting since morning without tasting food, and had almost expended their ammunition. At noon the Natioection. To meet this peril McDowell ordered Reynolds to leave Porter's left, and hasten to the assistance of Schenck and Milroy, on whom the threatened blow seemed about to fall. This exposed Porter's key-point, when Colonel G. K. Warren, without o