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William Swinton, Campaigns of the Army of the Potomac 5 1 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. 5 1 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 33. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 4 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: January 5, 1863., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: June 4, 1862., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: February 4, 1862., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3. 4 2 Browse Search
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 3 1 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 4. (ed. Frank Moore) 2 0 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 2. 2 0 Browse Search
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d thus: "No. 1308--has leave of absence to go to the country," etc. This plan is adopted to hide their infamy, to secrete their names, and prevent their arrests as soldiers of the United States. These worthies denied being soldiers but when Capt. Floyd informed them that they would be sent south and put in Bragg's infantry as conscripts, they sheepishly admitted their connection with the "melish" of Memphis, but said they were forced into such a position.--They went to Memphis to keep McCoy's men from conscribing them, and went into the melish as a matter of preference over our army. My opinion is, all such chaps should be hung by the privates when first captured, and not let the officers he accountable for it. Well, to go back. We remained in camp till Saturday morning, when we took the Hollyford road and started north again. About noon we reached Mr.--'s, seven miles south of Memphis, where two Yankees were getting their dinner without intending to pay for it. We sec