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August 8th, 1862 AD (search for this): chapter 110
-Col. and A. D.C. Despatches and orders sent and received from August 8 to August 20, Inclusive. headquarters army of Virginia, Culpeper Court-House, August 8, 1862. Major-General Halleck, Washington: One division of the enemy, Elzey's, crossed the Rapidan to-day, at Barnett's Ford, about five miles west of the railroa. (Signed) Jno. Pope, Major-General Commanding. A true copy: T. C. H. Smith, Lieut.-Col. and A. D.C. headquarters army of Virginia, Culpeper Court-House, August 8, 1862. General: The General Commanding directs me, in reply to your despatch of this date, fifty minutes past six P. M., inquiring what road you shall take, to srmy of Virginia: sir: I have the honor to submit the following report of the movements of my command since the date of our departure from Woodville, Va., August eighth, 1862. At nine P. M. my brigade, taking the advance of the corps, moved in the direction of Culpeper, arriving at that place about five next morning. At five
July 21st, 1861 AD (search for this): chapter 110
, the twenty-eighth. But among the passengers were several gentlemen who participated in the fight of Thursday. From them we have the first intelligible, though neither full nor satisfactory, account of the locality of the great three days battle, and the positions occupied respectively by the opposing forces. The battle was fought on the plains of Manassas, our forces occupying the identical positions occupied by the enemy at the beginning of the ever-memorable battle of the twenty-first of July, 1861, and the enemy occupying the positions held by us on that occasion. We will lay before the reader the account we have received of the movements by which we took this position, and the battle that ensued on the day subsequent to our occupancy. On Monday Gen. A. P. Hill moved down from Salem along the Manassas Gap Railroad, and on Tuesday took possession of Manassas Junction, capturing several hundred prisoners and eight or ten guns. Gen. Ewell followed General Hill, and Gen. Ta
August 6th, 1862 AD (search for this): chapter 110
s of the enemy, is positively prohibited, except through the military authorities, and in the manner specified by military law; and any person concerned in writing or in carrying letters or messages in any other way, will be considered and treated as a spy within the lines of the United States army. By command of Major-Gen. Pope. Geo. D. Ruggles, Col. A. A.G., and Chief of Staff. Official: T. C. H. Smith, Lieut.-Colonel and A. D.C. headquarters army of Virginia, near Sperryville, Va., Aug. 6, 1862. General orders, No. 18.--Hereafter, in all marches of the army, no straggling, or lagging behind, will be allowed. Commanders of regiments will be held responsible that this order is observed, and they will march habitually in the rear of their regiments — company commanders in the rear of their respective companies. They will suffer no man of their command to fall behind them on any excuse, except by a written permit of the medical officer of the regiment, that they are too sick
August 20th, 1862 AD (search for this): chapter 110
ted States military telegraph from War Department, Washington, August 18, 1862. To Gen. Pope: I fully approve your movement. I hope to push a part of Burnside's forces to near Barnett's Ford by to-morrow night, to assist you in holding that pass. Stand firm on the line of the Rappahannock till I can help you. Fight hard and aid will soon come. H. W. Halleck, General-in-Chief. A true copy: T. C. H. Smith, Lieut.-Col. and A. D.C. headquarters army or Virginia, Rappahannock station, August 20, 1862. Major-Gen. Halleck: Your despatch of yesterday received last night. I shall mass my whole force along what is known as Marsh Run, about two and a half or three miles north-east of Rappahannock Ford, occupying Kelly's Ford with an advanced guard from the centre, and picketing strongly with cavalry the fords above me as far as the road from Sperryville to Warrenton. If the enemy attempt to turn my right by the way of Sulphur Springs, they will probably march direct on Warrenton, fr
August 18th, 1862 AD (search for this): chapter 110
by the skirmishers. Artillery opened fire on both sides in a few minutes. One regiment of rebel infantry advancing, now deploying in front as skirmishers. I have ordered a regiment on the right, Williams's division, to meet them, and one from the left; Augur to advance on the left and in front. (Signed) N. P. Banks. 5 P. M.--They are now approaching each other. A true copy: T. C. H. Smith, Lieut.-Col. and A. D.C. United States military telegraph from War Department, Washington, August 18, 1862. To Gen. Pope: I fully approve your movement. I hope to push a part of Burnside's forces to near Barnett's Ford by to-morrow night, to assist you in holding that pass. Stand firm on the line of the Rappahannock till I can help you. Fight hard and aid will soon come. H. W. Halleck, General-in-Chief. A true copy: T. C. H. Smith, Lieut.-Col. and A. D.C. headquarters army or Virginia, Rappahannock station, August 20, 1862. Major-Gen. Halleck: Your despatch of yesterday received la
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