ce to the occasion.
In view of this fact, I now have the honor to transmit, for your consideration, an amended report of that portion of the battle, and to request that you will forward it and the accompanying papers, including this letter, to the Adjutant-General for the files of the War Department.
Very respectfully, your obedient servant, Daniel Ruggles, Brigadier-General.
Report of General Ruggles.
headquarters Ruggles' division, Second corps, army of Mississippi, Corinth, Mississippi, April 25, 1862. To Major G. G. Garner, Assistant Adjutant-General:
Sir — I have the honor to submit the following report of the services of my division at the battle of Shiloh, Tennessee, on the 6th and 7th instants.
On Sunday morning, the 6th instant, at daybreak, the three brigades comprising my division occupied the position in line of battle, in double column at half distance, which had been under the orders of the previous day indicated, extending from the Bark road on the