le that already had been demonstrated was again shown to be true--one American in the trench was worth several Americans outside — for all Americans are intrinsically equal.
While these stirring events of the East were occurring, Schofield at Franklin, Tennessee, attacked by Hood, proved again that the increasing faith in hasty field-works was not ill
Although the Union Fort Sedgwick before Petersburg was not as elaborate a piece of engineering as the bastioned Forts Wadsworth and Dushane, which commanded the Weldon Railroad, it was nevertheless an exceedingly well-constructed example of field-works.
It had to be so in order to stand up against the vindictive fire of Fort Mahone.
From this fastness the determined Confederates incessantly tried to render Sedgwick susceptible to assault, thus enabling them to break through and relieve the Army of Northern Virginia from its predicament.
The Petersburg campaign was not exactly a formal siege, but the operation
e, S. C., S. on duty at, 17, 18; the First Artillery ordered to, 18; artillery target practice at, 18; bombardment of Fort Sumter from, 18
Fort Riley, Kan., establishment of school of cavalry and light artillery at, 426, 427
Fort Sheridan, Ill., establishment of, 454, 455, 493; reinforcement recommended, 498; its value in the labor riots of 1894, 493-498, 506
Fort Smith, Ark., proposed assignment of Gen. McNeil to, 93
Fort Sumter, S. C., the bombardment of, 18, 33, 234
Fort Wadsworth, N. Y., artillery practice at, 458
Foster, Maj.-Gen. John G., commanding the Department of the Ohio, 109; sickness and relief of, 109, 113, 114
Fourteenth Amendment, the, 376, 394 et seq.
Fourteenth Army Corps, S.'s command in, 66; movement before Atlanta, Aug. 4-5, 1864, 149; strength, 192; advisability of sending it to Thomas, 192
Fourteenth Kentucky Volunteers, battle of Kolb's Farm, 132-134
Fourth Army Corps, part of, at Knoxville, 113; ordered to reinforce Thomas, 164, 3
authority of the War Department August 14, 1861, as Halsted's Cavalry.
Left State for Washington, D. C.; four Companies August 24 and six Companies August 31, 1861.
Attached to Heintzelman's Division, Army of the Potomac, to March, 1862.
Wadsworth's Command, Military District of Washington, to May, 1862.
Bayard's Cavalry Brigade, Dept. of the Rappahannock, to June, 1862.
Bayard's Cavalry Brigade, 3rd Corps, Pope's Army of Virginia, to September, 1862.
Bayard's Cavalry Brigade, A, October 9, 1861, under authority of the War Department, as the Olden Legion, Left State for Washington, D. C., December 26, 1861.
Transferred to State of New Jersey, reorganized and designated 10th Infantry January 29, 1862.
Attached to Wadsworth's Command, Military District of Washington, D. C., to February, 1863.
District of Washington, D. C., 22nd Army Corps, to April, 1863.
3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 7th Army Corps, Dept. of Virginia, to July, 1863.
Philadelphia, Pa., Dept.