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eneral Cheatham declared that this conflict was the most hotly contested I ever witnessed.
He had met fresh troops under McCook.
General Polk made honorable mention of Generals Cheatham, Clark, Stewart and Johnson, and Colonels Russell, Maney, Step enemy, and made a good record with Cheatham (attached to the brigade commanded by Col. Preston Smith) in his battle with McCook's division of Buell's army.
There were three battalions of regulars in Rousseau's brigade of this division, and of Buell's loss of 3,753, the heaviest part was sustained by McCook in his combat with Cheatham.
The Tennessee artillery—Bankhead's battery, Capt. Smith P. Bankhead; Polk's battery, Capt. M. Y. Polk; Rutledge's battery, Capt. A. M. Rutledge—rendered conspd was mustered into the provisional army of Tennessee.
It was with Cheatham on the 6th and in his battle of the 7th with McCook, and was referred to by General Cheatham as having rendered splendid service, Captain Smith and his officers and men bein
fifth, Twenty-third and Twenty-fourth regiments, and Brig.-Gen. S. A. M. Wood's brigade, the Twenty-seventh, Forty-fourth and Fifty-fifth.
In the attack on the left center of General Hardee's line, Brigadier-General Wood charged a battery on a gentle acclivity and captured six guy sustained a severe loss in the death of this gallant officer.
General Wood, referring in his report to that noble man and to the same chargel Neil of the Twenty-third Tennessee, were among the number.
General Wood reported that Col. C. A. McDaniel, of the Forty-fourth Tennesseehivalrously.
The Fifty-fifth Tennessee, Col. William McKoin, was in Wood's brigade, and held the right of Wood's line in the successful attacWood's line in the successful attack of the early morning on the enemy's camp.
Of Lieut.-Col. J. M. Crews, of Crews' battalion, Colonel Trabue reported that he behaved well.
Tapt. A. M. Rutledge—rendered conspicuous and valuable services.
General Wood, reporting the battle of the 7th, testified that when large mass