ges, and knolls.
The battery fought with desperate
The Henry house — after Bull Run: the artillery center of the first Civil War battle
Thus stood the Henry honder gun-howitzers, it proceeded to Arlington and thence to the battlefield of Bull Run.
The West Point Light Battery was the first to enter the City of Washington i and Lieutenants Henry C. Symonds and Alexander S. Webb, his subordinates.
At Bull Run the battery was wrecked, nearly all its horses killed, and one third of its me Point there is a memorial tablet to this battery bearing the following names: Bull Run, Mechanicsville, Hanover, Gaines's Mill, Malvern Hill, Manassas, Antietam, Fre
It fought through the Peninsula campaign, assisted in checking Pope's rout at Bull Run, August 30, 1862, and covered the retreat to Fairfax Court House, September 1snow to prevent the union of Longstreet and Jackson.
At Groveton, near the old Bull Run battle-ground, another bloody encounter took place, and the character of the f