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Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book IV:—Kentucky (search)
y, eight thousand horse and twenty guns, under Herron, were encamped in the vicinity of Wilson's Crefficient to crush Blunt's weak division before Herron could come to his assistance. But Hindman, whk, and on the 2d of December he telegraphed to Herron an order to join him immediately. This generao form a junction. On the evening of the 6th, Herron's cavalry, under Colonel Wickersham, rejoined cut off Blunt's retreat, or at least to crush Herron first, of whose arrival he had just been infortachments behind had, on the contrary, reduced Herron's force to four thousand; nevertheless, no sooe this successful resistance, the situation of Herron was becoming very critical. Seeing his left mcious of their immense numerical superiority. Herron had put all his men under fire, and was barelyes upon their left for the purpose of flanking Herron's right wing. In the midst of this manoeuvre otal, nine hundred and fifty-three belonged to Herron's troops. Blunt, therefore, fully expected t[12 more...]