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Kingston, Ga. (Georgia, United States) (search for this): chapter 19
ns to Lee, 101; captured at battle of Sailor's creek, 577. Kilpatrick, General, Judson, sent south of Atlanta, II. 544; in command of cavalry in Sherman's army, III., 283; in march to sea, 288, 289, 293; in campaign through Carolinas, 373. Kingston taken by Sherman, II., 535. Knoxville, danger of, i., 531; siege of, 534-543. Lamb, Colonel, commandant of Fort Fisher, III., 341, 343. Lauman, General J. G., at siege of Vicksburg, i., 352. Lawler, General M. K., at Black river brid00, 150, 195, 224, 336, 346, 400, 456, 459; encouraged and supported by Grant, 503; Atlanta campaign, 508-553; moves from Chattanooga, 533; captures Resaca, 535; drives Johnston across the Oostenaula and Etowa rivers, 535; captures Cassville and Kingston, 535; battle of New Hope church, 536; assaults Kenesaw mountain 538; enters Marietta, 538; crosses Chattahoochee river, 539; in front of Atlanta, 543; repulse of Hood, 544; besieges Atlanta, 542-546; situation in Georgia, III., 41-43; discussion
Galena (Illinois, United States) (search for this): chapter 19
naval bombardment of, 198; evacuation of, 215; Grant severs communication with, 218. Granger, General, Gordon, sent to assist Burnside, i., 531; his reluctance and complaint, 532; arrives at Knoxville, 544; operations against Mobile, III., 637. Granny White road rebel line of retreat at Nashville, III., 254, 259. Grant, General Ulysses S., birth and family of, i. 7; change of name, 7; education and military training, 7, 8; serves in Mexican war, 8; marriage, 8; a leather merchant at Galena, 9; offers services to government, 9; colonel of volunteers, 9; brigadier-general, 10; in command of South-east Missouri, 10; major-general of volunteers, 54; relations with Sherman, 57, 58, 183, 454, 572; II., 17, 22-24, 502, 503, 551; III., 161, 162 362, 363 436, 631 635, 649, 650; a slaveholder before the war, i., 96; major-general in regular army, 400; relations with Thomas, i., 515; III., 195, 203-222, 233, 237, 239, 240-242, 244-264, 270-280, 365, 370, 378, 392; lieutenant-generalcy cr
Fort Fisher (North Carolina, United States) (search for this): chapter 19
rness, II., 95; holds south bank of Cumberland river, III., 242; at fall of Richmond, 538; sets fire to Richmond, 538; withdraws his command, 540 , captured at battle of Sailor's creek, 577. Farragut, Admiral, expedition of, against Vicksburg, i., 125; runs by Port Hudson and communicates with Grant, 179; passes forts at entrance of Mobile bay, III., 41. Federal Point, Cape Fear river, situation of, III., 307; geography of, 311. Ferrero, General E., at Spottsylvania, II. 207. Fisher, Fort, on Cape Fear river, expedition against, III., 224; position of, 226; Grant's instructions for operations against, 235; first operations against, 307-322; second operations against 325-348. Fisher's Hill, battle of, III., 31-35. Fitch, Captain, at Cumberland river, III., 239. Five Forks, importance of, III., 457, 459; rebel activity at, 459, 467; battle of, 483-495. Floyd, Major-General , poltroonery of at Fort Donelson, i, 48. Foote, Admiral, at Fort Henry, i., 27-31; Fort
Five Forks (Virginia, United States) (search for this): chapter 19
, 413; at Dinwiddie court-house, 467-470; at Five Forks, 485, 486, 493; battle of Sailor's creek, 57 Captain, at Cumberland river, III., 239. Five Forks, importance of, III., 457, 459; rebel activi, II., 106; on North Anna, 228; at battle of Five Forks, III., 490; relieves Warren in command of Fi 445, 447, 449, movements prior to battle of Five Forks, 471; relations to battle of Five Forks, 487Five Forks, 487, 495; final defence of Petersburg, 507-530; last dispatch from Petersburg, 530; evacuation of Peter228, 229; movements preliminary to battle of Five Forks, 442-482; final assaults on Petersburg, 500-t battle of Dinwiddie, 468-472; at battle of Five Forks, 495; pursuit to Appomattox, 524, 547, 552, , 1864, 438; in Appomattox campaign, 442; at Five Forks, 495; under Wilson, March, 1865, 637. Nel II., 418. Pickett, General George E., at Five Forks, III., 467; at battle of Dinwiddie, 470; at 2; before Petersburg, March 25 1865, 439; at Five Forks, 495; at final assaults on Petersburg 507; f[11 more...]
Charlottesville (Virginia, United States) (search for this): chapter 19
national hands, 101. Sheridan, General P. H., relations with Grant, i., 488; II., 42, 502; III., 18, 19, 35, 36, 82, 88, 89, 451, 456, 650; attack on rebel front at Chattanooga, i., 489; pursuit after the victory, 512; in command of cavalry in army of Potomac, II., 42; battle of the Wilderness, 103; battle of Todd's tavern, 134; important change of orders of; by Meade, 139; movement to James river, 148, 237-241; battle at Hawe's shop, 269; capture of Old Cold Harbor, 274; ordered to Charlottesville, 334; raid to Trevillian station, 393-404; battle of Darbytown, 471; in command of Middle Military Division, 499; achievements of cavalry in three months, 499; personal and military characteristics of, 500; pursuit of Early, 512; thrown on defensive, 512; movements in Shenandoah Valley, III., 19-38; battle of Winchester, 29, 30; pursuit of Early's army, 31; battle of Fisher's hill, 31-33; effect of successes of, at North, 34; retrograde movement, 85; summoned to Washington, 89; battle o
Chickahominy (Virginia, United States) (search for this): chapter 19
4; operations against Fort Fisher, III., 225, 308-346. Potomac, army of the, position of, when Grant took supreme command, i., 3, 6; organization of, 42,43; numbers and position of, in May, 1864, 94; crosses the Rapidan, 98; battle of Wilderness, 97-135; Spottsylvania, 137-215; movements on North Anna, 217-237; Ninth corps consolidated with, 260; confidence of troops, 262; movement to Cold Harbor, 262-274; battles of Cold Harbor, 274-309; Cold Harbor to Petersburg, 338-365; crossing of Chickahominy 347; crossing of James, 50-357; assaults on Petersburg, 360-380; operations of June, 1864, 382-389; Burnside's mine, 460-495; characteristics of high officers in, 487 operations against Deep Bottom and Weldon road, 514-53; Peeble's farm, III., 74-78; Hatcher's run, 115-128; strength and position, March, 1865, 438, 439; Fort Steadman, 445-450; operations prior to Five Forks, 450-484 battle of Five Forks, 484-497; final assaults on Petersburg, 500-529; Appomattox campaign, 544-597. Potom
Wade Hampton (South Carolina, United States) (search for this): chapter 19
vers rebel retreat after Chickamauga, i., 518; at Ringgold, 519 523. Cobb, General Howell, in command in Georgia, III., 286; falling back to Macon, 287; surrender of, 638. Cold Harbor, battle of, II., 268-310; Sheridan's advance on Old Cold Harbor, 274; Smith's arrival at White House, 278; assault of June 1st, 279; Grant's plan of attack, 287-290; assaults of the various corps, June 3, 291; result, 303-309. Columbia, S. C., capture of, by Sherman, III., 423; devastated by fire by Wade Hampton, 423. Congress, revives grade of lieutenant-general for Grant, i., 569. Congressional committee, report of, on failure oa mine explosion before Petersburg, II., 490. Corinth, movement towards, i., 101; counterfeit defences of rebels at, 104; Halleck's incapacity at, 106; movements preliminary to battle of, 116; battle of, 116, 117. Corse, General John M., at battle of Allatoona, III., 58. Court of inquiry into failure of mine explosion before Petersburg, II., 489. Cox, G
Cairo, Ill. (Illinois, United States) (search for this): chapter 19
dered to obstruct navigation of the James, 351; instructed to attack Petersburg, 353; army gunboats, 354; loses ground at Bermuda Hundred, 367; bridge at Deep Bottom, 392; Grant's views of his capabilities, 463, 464; reduces his forces to aid Hancock, 505; at Deep Bottom, III., 68, 70; at Fort Harrison, 76; second movement north of James river, 115-122; ordered to New York to preserve order during election, 171; Fort Fisher affair, 225, 229, 235, 246, 307, 323; relieved from command, 329. Cairo, Grant arrives at, i., 11; Grant in command of district of, 25. Campbell's station, fight at, i., 536. Canby, General E. R. S., supersedes Banks, II., 204; ordered to move against Mobile, 346; ordered to send troops to Pascagoula, III., 41; ordered to act against communications of Hood and Beauregard, 175; ordered to destroy factories at Montgomery and Selma, 367; movements on the Mississippi, 388; ordered into Alabama, 390; slowness and disregard of orders, 408, 409; campaign against
Lookout Mountain, Tenn. (Tennessee, United States) (search for this): chapter 19
ture of Orchard knoll, 489; Sherman's movement on Missionary ridge, 495; Hooker's ascent of Lookout mountain, 498-500; Sherman's second assault, 503; Bragg's right weakened, 507; Thomas carries Missioneral H. E., Jr., at Dinwiddie, III., 468-470; at Painesville, 559. Davis, Jefferson, at Lookout mountain, i. 451; bombastic speeches in Georgia, III., 50; imprudent disclosure of rebel plans, 51; Port Hudson to Banks, i., 392. Geary General Jno. W., at battle of Wauhatchie, 448-450; Lookout mountain, 497-501. Georgia, situation in, after fall of Atlanta III., 40; Sherman's plan for marcupport Rosecrans, i., 438; at Wauhatchie, 449; operations in Lookout valley, 497; attack on Lookout mountain, 500; moves on Rossville, 502; crosses the Chattanooga, 512; pursuit of rebels, 517, 518; ah of James, III., 90, 122, 507; at final defence of Petersburg, 519; at Appomattoxs 597. Lookout mountain, battle of, i., 498-501. Lookout valley, importance of, i., 445; movement at mouth of, 4
Spring Hill (Tennessee, United States) (search for this): chapter 19
er's ascent of Lookout mountain, 498-500; Sherman's second assault, 503; Bragg's right weakened, 507; Thomas carries Missionary ridge, 508, 509; utter rout of Bragg, 511; pursuit of rebels, 513; results, 525-530. Cheatham, General B. F., at Spring hill, III., 208; at battle of Nashville, 250. Chicago, plot to release rebel prisoners at, III., 170. Chickahominy bottom lands of, II., 267; advance of Grant towards, 271; army of the Potomac on, 339, 343; army of the Potomac crosses, 347. , 637. Stoneman, General, George, captured by rebels near Atlanta, II., 543; at Louisville, III., 191; delay of, 411; cuts off Lee's retreat towards Lynchburg, 637. Stanley, General D. S., in Thomas's army, III., 185; at Pulaski, 186; at Spring hill, 208. Stuart, General J. E. B., at Spottsylvania, II., 145; opposes Sheridan's movement to James river, 238; death, 239. Sturgis, General S. D., defeated at Guntown, II., 401. Sumpter, Fort, attack on, i., 3; fall of, 9. Tallahatch
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