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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 28 0 Browse Search
Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 8 2 Browse Search
Jefferson Davis, The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government 6 0 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 4 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 3: (search)
, of the Second, and Lieut.-Col. Elbert Bland, of the Seventh, were severely wounded and honorably mentioned by Kershaw. Gaillard was distinguished in command of the skirmishers. Kemper added to the laurels he won at Vienna, Bull Run and Manassas. Captain Holmes and Lieutenants Doby and W. M. Dwight, of the staff, were active and gallant in dispatching the orders of their chief. The Second lost Captain Bartlett, one of the most gallant and conscientious officers belonging to it; and Lieutenant Perry, Company H, was severely wounded. The Third, besides its gallant lieutenantonel, lost Capt. S. M. Lanford and Lieut. J. T. Ray. Colonel Nance mentioned especially Capt. D. M. H. Langston and Maj. W. D. Rutherford. The Seventh did not suffer as severely as the Third, losing 82 killed and wounded. The Eighth, which was mainly in support of Kemper's battery, lost but 2 killed and 8 wounded. It appears from General Sumner's report, that three corps, his own, Franklin's and Heintzelman
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)
school systern of the State, and greater internal improvements. In 1848 he entered the race for Congress against the Hon. B. F. Perry, and after a most exciting race was elected, though he was but twenty-six years of age. He was re-elected without istinguished South Carolinian residing near Greenville, was born at that city June 9, 1839, the eldest child of ex-Gov. Benjamin F. Perry and his wife, Elizabeth Frances McCall. His mother was a daughter of Susan B. Hayne, a sister of Robert Y. Hay troop was recruited to a regiment in 1862, and became known as the Second cavalry, Col. M. C. Butler commanding, and Private Perry was elected first lieutenant of Company K, under Capt. Leonard Williams. He participated in all the skirmishes, batte two children living. After a successful and honorable career as a lawyer, covering a period of thirty-seven years, Colonel Perry withdrew from professional life in 1897, and retired to his beautiful country home, Sans Souci, a few miles from Gree