hide Matching Documents

Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: October 26, 1863., [Electronic resource]. You can also browse the collection for Gainesville (Virginia, United States) or search for Gainesville (Virginia, United States) in all documents.

Your search returned 3 results in 1 document section:

Information from the army of the Potomac up to 1 o'clock on Tuesday afternoon states that Kilpatrick's cavalry division had pushed back Stuart's cavalry beyond Gainesville toward Warrenton; that Lee was at Warrenton with his forces in line of battle; and that our troops are moving steadily onward in two columns. In the engagement on Monday our cavalry drove the rebel cavalry from Gainesville to beyond Buckland Mills, five miles westward, when a rebel line of battle — infantry and artillery, at least a mile long — was encountered. Gen. Davis's cavalry brigade and battery were at one time entirely cut off, but he succeeded in extricating himself. We lost aagons, one of which contained the official papers of the brigade. At 1 o'clock on Tuesday afternoon the rebels were in force at Buckland Mills, four miles from Gainesville, and our troops were advancing. A dispatch received last night from Gen. Meade's headquarters states that the whole of Lee's army was on Wednesday again s