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William F. Fox, Lt. Col. U. S. V., Regimental Losses in the American Civil War, 1861-1865: A Treatise on the extent and nature of the mortuary losses in the Union regiments, with full and exhaustive statistics compiled from the official records on file in the state military bureaus and at Washington 335 89 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 10. (ed. Frank Moore) 300 0 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 3. 283 1 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 3. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 274 0 Browse Search
William Swinton, Campaigns of the Army of the Potomac 238 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) 194 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Mass. officers and men who died. 175 173 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 7. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 124 0 Browse Search
Maj. Jed. Hotchkiss, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 3, Virginia (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 122 0 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume II. 121 1 Browse Search
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nge Court-House welcome, at ten miles, to Verdunville. ten miles further brings us to Parker's store; six miles further to Wilderness; five miles further to Chancellorsville; ten miles more to Fredericksburg. Among the rumors that gained currency yesterday was one to the effect that a courier of Grant had been captured, withhursday morning. On the approach of our men the enemy, consisting of only a small scouting party, 60 or 70 in number, immediately fled by the road leading to Chancellorsville. Our men pursued them until within three miles of Chancellorsville, when, finding that the enemy had been reinforced by several regiments of dismounted cavaChancellorsville, when, finding that the enemy had been reinforced by several regiments of dismounted cavalry, they immediately dismounted and advanced on them. The enemy fell back about one mile and made a stand in a wooded bottom, where they were engaged. After a spirited contest, and when our forces had advanced to the top of a hill within fifty yards of them, a charge was ordered. The enemy, after firing use volley, by which th
,000 prisoners and four guns. At daybreak this morning the battle was renewed, and is now raging with great fury. Gen. Rosser whipped the enemy's cavalry yesterday on our right and took 113. prisoners. The battle ground is near Chancellorsville. Brig. Gen. Jones, of Va., was killed. Sallust. [Second Dispatch.] Orange C. H., May 6. --The enemy renewed the attack this morning with great violence, attempting to turn our right and get between us and Richmond. E Colonel Nance and Lieutenant Colonel Galliard, of S. C., and Col. J. Thompson Brown, of Richmond (commanding a battalion of artillery). Gen. Benning, of Georgia, is wounded, but not severely. Gen. Wadsworth, of the Yankee army, was killed. The battle was fought in the Wilderness, and will probably be designated as the battle of the Wilderness. The enemy has been pushed back towards Chancellorsville and Fredericksburg. Everything looks well for our success. Sallust.
The Daily Dispatch: May 7, 1864., [Electronic resource], Change in the Department command of Richmond. (search)
ance. A strong effort was made to turn our right. We drove them on our left, but they were stubborn on the right until Longstreet finally forced them to give way. Gen. Longstreet received a severe wound in the shoulder. Gen Paul Jennings was mortally wounded. The fighting was principally with musketry, the ground being unsuitable to artillery. Colonel Brown, of the Virginia artillery was killed. The battle was fought near the Wilderness. The enemy have been pushed back to Chancellorsville. Everything looks well. A full account will be sent to-morrow. The Yankee Gen Wadsworth was killed. Seventeen hundred prisoners have been received here. Orange C. H., May 6.--Fighting was resumed this morning mostly with musketry. It is reported and believed that we are driving them. Gen. Benning slightly wounded in the arm. The battle field is twenty-five miles below here. Three hundred more prisoners have reached here and more are on the way. The Richmond Ambulance