been apparently in vain; but they fought in a just cause, and if they did not achieve success they at least deserved it. I await with impatience the day when the world will do justice to our country and our countrymen.
I have the honor to remain, General,
Very respectfully, your obedient servant, Wm. S. Basinger, Major Commanding 18th Georgia Battalion.
List of Casualties in the 18th Georgia Battalion, G. W C. Lee's Division, Ewell's Corps, in the Battle of Hillman's Farm, or Sailor Creek, Va., April 6, 1865.:
Field and Staff—Wounded—Major William S. Basinger, Lieutenant E. P. Starr, Adjutant.
Company A, Lieutenant W. H. King, Commanding:
Killed—Lieutenant Wm. H. King; Sergeants R. Millen, W. H. Bennett; Privates Henry Crook, E. L. Gordon, J. W. Myddleton, John Vicars.
Wounded—Lieutenant Fred A. Tupper; Sergeant Harry H. Woodbridge; Corporal H. Barrs; Privates James Belote, J. S. Gans, J. Hitchcock, B. Newbern, J. T. Smith, S. Syntis B. Green.
Company B, Lie