Browsing named entities in Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 16. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones). You can also browse the collection for Orr or search for Orr in all documents.

Your search returned 4 results in 2 document sections:

Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 16. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Heroes of the old Camden District, South Carolina, 1776-1861. an Address to the Survivors of Fairfield county, delivered at Winnsboro, S. C., September 1,1888. (search)
r of 1861, the Confederate Government called upon the State of South Carolina for six regiments of volunteers for the war; that is, for the whole war. The regiments which were accepted under this call were Gregg's old First Regiment (reorganized), Orr's First Rifles, the Twelfth, Thirteenth, Fourteenth, and Fifteenth regiments. Gregg's brigade was constituted of the first five of these. The Fifteenth regiment was added to Kershaw's brigade. Of these, the Twelfth regiment was composed, withd out to take part in the great battle of Seven Pines on the 31st May, 1862, but was not actually engaged. The first actual engagement of the Twelfth was in the Seven Days battles around Richmond. It was the fortune of the First, which had (with Orr's rifles) joined Gregg's brigade just before those battles, and the Twelfth to commence together the battle of Cold Harbor on the 27th June, 1862; and from that time to the close of the war there was a feeling of mutual confidence and regard betwe
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 16. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Index. (search)
., 307. Obenchain, President W. A., 36. O'Cain, Major, 120. Oconee, 18. O'Donnell, M. S., 418. Ogden, Hon. H. D, 448. Ogin, Dr. T. L., 396. Oglesby, Col , 81. Olney, Lt. H. B., 185 Openchain, Lt. F. G., 60. Ord, Gen. E. O. C., 68. Orr's Rifles, 19. Ordnance, Manufacture of, by the C. S. A., 287; from England, 172. O'Sullivan, Hon. J. L., 274. Otey, Capt J M., 402, 407. Ould, Hon., Robert, 273. Owens, W. L., 175. Owl Creek, 303. Ox Hill, Battle of, 20 Paducah, Ky271 Smith (Judge). Wm., 13 Soldiers' Home Richmond, 416. Soley, Lt., 282. Somerset. Duke of, 218. Songs and Music in the South, 293. South Carolina Settlers of, 5, 13; volunteers First regiment infantry. 14, 18, 117, 138, 152, 246; Orr's, 15, 19; Second, 26; Third, at Chickamauga, 377; at Knoxville. 387; casualties in at Walthall's Station, 189; at Swift Creek and Drewry's Bluff, 19; at Clary's Farm, 194; Sixth, 15 16, 17 24; Seventh, 26; losses in battle. 28; Twelfth, 15 19;