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Richmond (Virginia, United States) (search for this): chapter 7.63
Field, Chaffin's Bluff: A brigade of cavalry and one of infantry, followed by wagon train, are reported passing in front of our works around Petersburg to our right. Advise General Hampton. These troops are supposed to come from north of James river. R. E. Lee, General. Official: W. H. Taylor, A. A. G. Petersburg, Va., August 21st, 1864--4.45 P. M. Major-General Wade Hampton, via Chaffin's Farm: Your telegram received. If enemy's cavalry has left north side, I desire you to move with Hampton's division to this point as soon as practicable. R. E. Lee, General. Official: W. H. Taylor, A. A. G. August 21ST, 1864--11 P. M. Charles G. Talcott, Danville Railroad, Richmond, Va., and Superintendent Southside railroad, Petersburg, Va.: It is reported that enemy's cavalry crossed Weldon railroad at Reams' this evening, and took direction of Dinwiddie Court-house. Raid on Southside and Danville railroads may be contemplated. Be on the lookout for them. W. H. Taylor, Ass
Danville (Virginia, United States) (search for this): chapter 7.63
t 21st, 1864--4.45 P. M. Major-General Wade Hampton, via Chaffin's Farm: Your telegram received. If enemy's cavalry has left north side, I desire you to move with Hampton's division to this point as soon as practicable. R. E. Lee, General. Official: W. H. Taylor, A. A. G. August 21ST, 1864--11 P. M. Charles G. Talcott, Danville Railroad, Richmond, Va., and Superintendent Southside railroad, Petersburg, Va.: It is reported that enemy's cavalry crossed Weldon railroad at Reams' this evening, and took direction of Dinwiddie Court-house. Raid on Southside and Danville railroads may be contemplated. Be on the lookout for them. W. H. Taylor, Assistant Adjutant-General. August 21ST, 1864--4.45 P. M. Major-General C. W. Field, via Chaffin's Farm: Telegram received. If enemy has reduced his force, send two (2) of your brigades to Petersburg. Telegraph Major Wood, Quartermaster, Richmond, to have cars at Rice's turnout. R. E. Lee, General. Official: W. H. Taylor, A. A. G.
Yellow House (South Carolina, United States) (search for this): chapter 7.63
of troops for an attack. G. T. Beauregard. near Petersburg, August 18th, 1864--10.15 A. M. General R. E. Lee, Chaffin's Bluff: Following dispatch just received from General Dearing: Enemy has driven in my pickets and reserve in front of Yellow House. I am just going up with another regiment. Colonel Taliaferro reports them in force with infantry and cavalry. Can any cavalry reinforcements be sent him? I have none here. G. T. Beauregard. Petersburg, 18th August, 1864. Colonel Garnett, Commanding Hicksford: Enemy reported on railroad at Yellow House, both infantry and cavalry. Be on the alert. George William Brent, Colonel and Assistant Adjutant-General. Same also to Colonel Armistead, Weldon. near Petersburg, 18th August, 1864--12 M. General R. E. Lee, Chaffin's Bluff: Artillery firing of this morning has developed nothing. General Dearing reported just now enemy is advancing in force, both upon railroad and Vaughan road. I have ordered two brigades of infantry
Weldon, N. C. (North Carolina, United States) (search for this): chapter 7.63
kets and reserve in front of Yellow House. I am just going up with another regiment. Colonel Taliaferro reports them in force with infantry and cavalry. Can any cavalry reinforcements be sent him? I have none here. G. T. Beauregard. Petersburg, 18th August, 1864. Colonel Garnett, Commanding Hicksford: Enemy reported on railroad at Yellow House, both infantry and cavalry. Be on the alert. George William Brent, Colonel and Assistant Adjutant-General. Same also to Colonel Armistead, Weldon. near Petersburg, 18th August, 1864--12 M. General R. E. Lee, Chaffin's Bluff: Artillery firing of this morning has developed nothing. General Dearing reported just now enemy is advancing in force, both upon railroad and Vaughan road. I have ordered two brigades of infantry to support General Dearing. They must return to-night to their positions. G. T. Beauregard. near Petersburg, August 18th, 1864--7 P. M. General R. E. Lee, Chaffin's Bluff: General Dearing reports having chec
Reams (Virginia, United States) (search for this): chapter 7.63
Va., August 21st, 1864--4.45 P. M. Major-General Wade Hampton, via Chaffin's Farm: Your telegram received. If enemy's cavalry has left north side, I desire you to move with Hampton's division to this point as soon as practicable. R. E. Lee, General. Official: W. H. Taylor, A. A. G. August 21ST, 1864--11 P. M. Charles G. Talcott, Danville Railroad, Richmond, Va., and Superintendent Southside railroad, Petersburg, Va.: It is reported that enemy's cavalry crossed Weldon railroad at Reams' this evening, and took direction of Dinwiddie Court-house. Raid on Southside and Danville railroads may be contemplated. Be on the lookout for them. W. H. Taylor, Assistant Adjutant-General. August 21ST, 1864--4.45 P. M. Major-General C. W. Field, via Chaffin's Farm: Telegram received. If enemy has reduced his force, send two (2) of your brigades to Petersburg. Telegraph Major Wood, Quartermaster, Richmond, to have cars at Rice's turnout. R. E. Lee, General. Official: W. H. Tayl
Petersburg, Va. (Virginia, United States) (search for this): chapter 7.63
Telegrams concerning operations around Richmond and Petersburg in 1864. near Petersburg, Virginia, August 16th, 1864--8 A. M. General R. E. Lee, Chaffin's Bluff: All quiet yesterday and lastmust then be only a division to prevent Early being reinforced. G. T. Beauregard. near Petersburg, Virginia, August 17th, 1864--10 A. M. General R. E. Lee, Chaffin's Bluff: All quiet here yester Fifth corps are on railroad. Has Fifth corps left your front? G. T. Beauregard. near Petersburg, Virginia, August 19th, 1864--8 A. M. General R. E. Lee, Chaffin's Bluff: Three divisions of eneto come from north of James river. R. E. Lee, General. Official: W. H. Taylor, A. A. G. Petersburg, Va., August 21st, 1864--4.45 P. M. Major-General Wade Hampton, via Chaffin's Farm: Your telearles G. Talcott, Danville Railroad, Richmond, Va., and Superintendent Southside railroad, Petersburg, Va.: It is reported that enemy's cavalry crossed Weldon railroad at Reams' this evening, and
City Point (Virginia, United States) (search for this): chapter 7.63
sterday and last night. Scouts report Second corps marched with five days rations; expedition must then be only a division to prevent Early being reinforced. G. T. Beauregard. near Petersburg, Virginia, August 17th, 1864--10 A. M. General R. E. Lee, Chaffin's Bluff: All quiet here yesterday and last night. No material change reported in enemy's movements or position. Thirty-six wagons and ten ambulances passed this morning on Military road, rear Battery Five, going in direction of City Point. G. T. Beauregard. near Petersburg, August 17th, 1864--5 P. M. General R. E. Lee, Chaffin's Bluff: Have ordered over batteries to open daily for thirty minutes at 2 and 3 A. M., to prevent enemy's concentration of troops for an attack. G. T. Beauregard. near Petersburg, August 18th, 1864--10.15 A. M. General R. E. Lee, Chaffin's Bluff: Following dispatch just received from General Dearing: Enemy has driven in my pickets and reserve in front of Yellow House. I am just going up
Hampton (Virginia, United States) (search for this): chapter 7.63
Chaffin's Bluff: A brigade of cavalry and one of infantry, followed by wagon train, are reported passing in front of our works around Petersburg to our right. Advise General Hampton. These troops are supposed to come from north of James river. R. E. Lee, General. Official: W. H. Taylor, A. A. G. Petersburg, Va., August 21st, 1864--4.45 P. M. Major-General Wade Hampton, via Chaffin's Farm: Your telegram received. If enemy's cavalry has left north side, I desire you to move with Hampton's division to this point as soon as practicable. R. E. Lee, General. Official: W. H. Taylor, A. A. G. August 21ST, 1864--11 P. M. Charles G. Talcott, Danville Railroad, Richmond, Va., and Superintendent Southside railroad, Petersburg, Va.: It is reported that enemy's cavalry crossed Weldon railroad at Reams' this evening, and took direction of Dinwiddie Court-house. Raid on Southside and Danville railroads may be contemplated. Be on the lookout for them. W. H. Taylor, Assistant A
George William Brent (search for this): chapter 7.63
f: Following dispatch just received from General Dearing: Enemy has driven in my pickets and reserve in front of Yellow House. I am just going up with another regiment. Colonel Taliaferro reports them in force with infantry and cavalry. Can any cavalry reinforcements be sent him? I have none here. G. T. Beauregard. Petersburg, 18th August, 1864. Colonel Garnett, Commanding Hicksford: Enemy reported on railroad at Yellow House, both infantry and cavalry. Be on the alert. George William Brent, Colonel and Assistant Adjutant-General. Same also to Colonel Armistead, Weldon. near Petersburg, 18th August, 1864--12 M. General R. E. Lee, Chaffin's Bluff: Artillery firing of this morning has developed nothing. General Dearing reported just now enemy is advancing in force, both upon railroad and Vaughan road. I have ordered two brigades of infantry to support General Dearing. They must return to-night to their positions. G. T. Beauregard. near Petersburg, August 18th,
D. McM. Gregg (search for this): chapter 7.63
brigades of our infantry and the division of cavalry you have promised. Result would be more certain with a stronger force of infantry. Signal station reports just now one brigade of infantry, one hundred wagons and forty-nine ambulances, passing towards our front on Military road, road in rear of Battery Five. G. T. Beauregard. August 21ST, 1864--10 A. M. Major-General C. W. Field, via Chaffin's Bluff: If all the enemy have left, send as many of your brigades as you can spare. If Gregg has left, request Hampton to report to me. R. E. Lee, General. Official: W. H. Taylor, A. A. G. August 21ST, 1864--4.30 P. M. Major-General C. W. Field, Chaffin's Bluff: A brigade of cavalry and one of infantry, followed by wagon train, are reported passing in front of our works around Petersburg to our right. Advise General Hampton. These troops are supposed to come from north of James river. R. E. Lee, General. Official: W. H. Taylor, A. A. G. Petersburg, Va., August 21st, 186
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