ter, skirmish at between troops of Jackson and Shields, 2.369; battle at, and Banks's retreat from, 2.393; Gen. Milroy compelled to evacuate by Ewell, 3.51; battle of, 3.365; defeat of Gen. Crook by Early near, 3.348.
Winder, Gen. John H., Confederate commissary-general of prisoners, 2.26; character of, 3.594.
Winthrop, Major T., death of at Big Bethel, 1.508.
Wisconsin, aid promised to the government by, 1.213.
Wise, Henry A., minute-men organized under in Virginia, 1.161.
Wistar, Gen., his attempt to surprise Richmond, 3.287.
Woman Order, Gen. Butler's, the occasion for it, 2.349; the order (note), 2.350.
Women's Central Association for Relief, 1.575, 3.607.
Wood, Fernando, the secession of New York City proposed by, 1.205.
Wood, Gen. T. J., his capture of Orchard Knob, 3.161; at the battle on Missionaries' Ridge, 3.167.
Wool, Major-Gen., John Ellis, his letter to Gen. Cass.
of Dec. 6, 1860, 1.76; the government warned by, 1.219; important services of i