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Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 4 2 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 7. (ed. Frank Moore) 4 0 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Battles 2 0 Browse Search
Capt. Calvin D. Cowles , 23d U. S. Infantry, Major George B. Davis , U. S. Army, Leslie J. Perry, Joseph W. Kirkley, The Official Military Atlas of the Civil War 1 1 Browse Search
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wers, declaring that the arrest of Mason and Slidell is contrary to principles regarded as essential to the security of neutral flags, and stating that the French Government deemed it necessary to submit this opinion to the Cabinet at Washington, in order to determine it to make concessions which the French Government deemed indispensable. A detachment of Gen. Pope's forces, under command of Col. J. C. Davis and Major Marshall, surprised a rebel camp at Millford, a little north of Warrensburgh, Mo., this afternoon, and, surrounding the enemy, forced them to surrender. Thirteen hundred prisoners, including three colonels, seventeen captains, one thousand stand of arms, one thousand horses, sixty-five wagons, and a large quantity of tents, baggage, and supplies Were captured. The Nationals lost two killed and eight wounded.--(Doc. 231.) A reconnoitring expedition, under command of Commander Drayton, U. S. N., left Port Royal, S. C., on the 16th inst., and the next day sailed
s, colored men, formerly slaves, employed in the rebel service, and taken as contraband of war, are hereby confiscated, and, not being needed for the public service, are permitted to pass the pickets of this command northward, without let or hindrance, and are forever emancipated from the service of masters who allowed them to aid in their efforts to break up the Government and the laws of our country.--National Intelligencer, April 3. A spirited skirmish took place at the town of Warrensburgh, Mo., between Quantrell's guerrilla followers and a detachment of Col. Phillips's Missouri regiment, under the command of Major Emery Foster. Quantrell unexpectedly approached the town with two hundred men, and made a furious attack on the Union troops, who were only sixty in number. The latter made a gallant defence, and having the protection of a thick plank fence around their position, they succeeded, after an obstinate conflict, in repulsing the guerrillas, and driving them beyond the
December 11. The United States gunboat Cairo was sunk in the Yazoo River, by a torpedo. The vessel sank in seven minutes after being struck. The crew were saved, but every thing else on board was lost.--(Doc. 72.) Colonel Jones, of the rebel army, surrendered himself to a scouting-party of the Sixth Missouri cavalry, commanded by Colonel Catherwood, near Warrensburgh, Mo.--President Lincoln, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate of the United States, sent a message to that body, accompanying all the information in his possession, touching the Indian barbarities in the State of Minnesota.--An expedition, consisting of a strong Union force of all arms, under the command of Major-General Foster, left Newbern, N. C., this morning, for the purpose of destroying railway and other bridges in the interior of that State.--(Doc. 73.) Gen. Bragg, commanding the rebel troops at Murfreesboro, Tenn., addressed a letter to Gen. Rosecrans, commanding the Union forces at Nash
f official information from them. Three or four times this summer the guerrillas have assembled to the number of several hundred, within twenty or thirty miles of the Kansas border. They have threatened alternately Lexington, Independence, Warrensburgh, and Harrisonville; and frequent reports have reached me from scouts and spies that they meant to sack and destroy Shawnee, Olathe, Paola, Mound City, and other towns in Kansas near the eastern border. I placed garrisons in all these Kansas teast, I left the command to follow as rapidly as possible, and pushed on, reaching, soon after dark, the point on Grand River where Quantrell's force had scattered. Lieutenant-Colonel Lazear, with the detachments of the First Missouri, from Warrensburgh and Pleasant Hill, numbering about two hundred men, after failing to find Quantrell on Blackwater on the twenty-second, encountered him at noon on the twenty-third, on Big Creek, broke up his force, and has since had five very successful engag
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Battles, Tennessee, 1865 (search)
alry (Detachment). IOWA--1st Cavalry (Detachment). MISSOURI--2d Cavalry (Detachment). Union loss, 2 killed, 4 wounded, 6 missing. Total, 12. Feb. 10: Affair near TriuneTENNESSEE--14th Cavalry (Detachment). Feb. 15-16: Scout from Nashville on Nolensville PikeTENNESSEE--14th Cavalry (Detachment). Feb. 16: Attack upon AthensOHIO--2d Heavy Arty. (Detachment). Feb. 16: Attack upon SweetwaterOHIO--2d Heavy Arty. (Detachment). Union loss, 60 missing. Feb. 20-24: Expedition to Greenville and WarrensburgTENNESSEE--4th Infantry. Feb. 21-22: Skirmishes near GreenvilleTENNESSEE--4th Infantry. March 1: Skirmish near PhiladelphiaTENNESSEE--7th Mounted Infantry. March 2-4: Operations about AthensTENNESSEE--7th Mounted Infantry. March 3-5: Reconnoissance from Cumberland Gap toward Jonesville, Va.NORTH CAROLINA--2d Mounted Infantry. March 3-11: Expedition from Memphis into Northern MississippiILLINOIS--4th, 5th and 12th Cavalry. INDIANA--7th Cavalry. IOWA--1st Cavalry. NEW YORK--11th Cavalry
Capt. Calvin D. Cowles , 23d U. S. Infantry, Major George B. Davis , U. S. Army, Leslie J. Perry, Joseph W. Kirkley, The Official Military Atlas of the Civil War, Index. (search)
69, 5; 70, 1; 88, 2; 101, 21; 144, C8; 148, B14 Walnut Creek, Kans. 119, 1; 161, G3 Walnut Hills, Miss. 36, 1; 37, 4 Wardensville, W. Va. 69, 1; 82, 3; 85, 1; 100, 1; 135-A; 136, F4 Ware Bottom Church, Va. 65, 1; 92, 1; 93, 1; 100, 2 Ware Point, Va. 16, 1; 100, 1; 137, C9 Warm Springs, N. C. 24, 3; 118, 1; 142, E6 Warm Springs, W. Va. 30, 5; 84, 9, 84, 10; 94, 1; 116, 3; 135-C, 1; 137, D1; 171 Warrensburg, Mo. 135-A; 161, E12; 171 Warrensburg, Tenn. 24, 3; 118, 1; 142, D5 Warrenton, Ala. 76, 1; 117, 1; 118, 1; 135-A; 149, F7 Warrenton, Miss. 35, 4; 36, 1; 37, 4; 135-A; 155, C7 Warrenton, Mo. 135-A; 152, D7 Warrenton, Va. 8, 1; 21, 13; 22, 5, 22, 7; 23, 2, 23, 5; 43, 7; 45, 6; 74, 1; 85, 1; 100, 1; 135-A; 137, B6; 171 Warrenton Junction, Va. 8, 1; 22, 5, 22, 7; 23, 2, 23, 5; 45, 6; 85, 1 Warrenton Springs, Va. 23, 5 Warsaw, Mo. 47, 1; 135-A; 152, F1; 161, F13 Warsaw, Va. 100, 1