Memphis, covered by Columbus, i., 22; covered by Corinth 67; Grant's headquarters after fall of Corinth, 106.
Meridian, Sherman's expedition against, i., 552-560.
Merritt, General, Wesley, in Valley of Virginia, III., 95, 98, 412; at ba69; battle of Chattanooga, 476-505; movements after battle of Chattanooga, 516; movement to Knoxville of, 533, 543, 547; Meridian expedition, 552-560; letter to Grant on lieutenant-generalcy, 573; in command of Military Division of the Mississippi, I allowed leave of absence for indefinite period, 465; refused a command by Grant, III., 389.
Smith, General, W. Sooy, Meridian expedition, 556-559.
South Carolina, retributive justice to, III., 424.
South, war begun by the, i., 3; devotion a; determination at Chattanooga, 441; magnanimity of, 443; battle of Chattanooga, 463-477; movement to support Sherman in Meridian raid, 554, 562; in command of army of the Cumberland, under Sherman, II., 533; campaign against Atlanta, 534-540, 542-54