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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing), Vicksburg, siege of (search)
s which they had led from Helena, Ark. Grant had gathered a large quantity of supplies at Holley Springs, which, through carelessness or treachery, had fallen (Dec. 20, 1862) into the hands of Gen. Earl Van Dorn, and he was compelled to fall back to Grand Junction to save his army. Taking advantage of this movement, a large Confederate force under Lieut.-Gen. J. C. Pemberton had been gathered at Vicksburg for the protection of that post. On the day when Grant's supplies were seized Gen. W. T. Sherman left Memphis with transports bearing guns to besiege Vicksburg. At Friar's Point they were joined by troops from Hatteras, and were met by Commodore Porter, whose fleet of gunboats was at the mouth of the Yazoo River, just above Vicksburg. The two commanders arranged a plan for attacking the city in the rear, and proceeded to attempt to execute it. The troops and boats went up the Yazoo to capture some batteries that blockaded the way, but were unsuccessful, and abandoned the project
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Name Index of Commands, William Tecumseh Sherman (search)
William Tecumseh Sherman Brigadier General  Sherman's Brigade, Division of the Potomac, Department of the Potomac Col. U. S. A.  3d Brigade, 1st Division, Department of Northeastern Virginia William Tecumseh Sherman Brigadier General  Sherman's Brigade, Division of the Potomac, Department of the Potomac Col. U. S. A.  3d Brigade, 1st Division, Department of Northeastern Vi
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories, Connecticut Volunteers. (search)
, 1861. Left State for Hilton Head, S. C., January 13, 1862. Attached to Sherman's expeditionary corps to April, 1862. 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, Dept. of thence moved to Annapolis, Md., October 5. Attached to Wright's 3rd Brigade, Sherman's Expeditionary Corps, to April, 1862. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, Dept. of Abbott's Detached Brigade, Dept. North Carolina, to July, 1865. Service. Sherman's Expedition to Port Royal, S. C., October 21-November 7, 1861. Capture of hence moved to Annapolis, Md., October 5. Attached to Wright's 3rd Brigade, Sherman's Expeditionary Corps, to April, 1862. 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, Dept. of ott's Detached Brigade, Dept. of North Carolina, to July, 1865. Service. Sherman's expedition to Port Royal, S. C., October 21-November 7, 1861. Capture of Island and New Orleans, La., November 29, arriving December 16. Attached to Sherman's Division, Dept. of the Gulf, to January, 1863. 1st Brigade, 2nd Division,
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories, Illinois Volunteers. (search)
, December, 1862. Artillery, 1st Division, Sherman's Yazoo Expedition, to January, 1863. ArtiDecember, 1862. 1st Brigade, 4th Division, Sherman's Yazoo Expedition, to January, 1863. 1st allahatchie March November 26-December 13. Sherman's Yazoo Expedition December 20, 1862, to JanuDecember, 1862. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, Sherman's Yazoo Expedition, to January, 1863. 2nd December, 1862. 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, Sherman's Yazoo Expedition, to January, 1863. 1st allahatchie March November 26-December 12. Sherman's Yazoo Expedition December 20, 1862, to JanuDecember, 1862. 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, Sherman's Yazoo Expedition, to January, 1863. 1st pt. of Texas to October, 1865. Service. Sherman's Yazoo Expedition December 20, 1862, to JanuDecember, 1862. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division. Sherman's Yazoo Expedition, to January, 1863. 2nd At Memphis, Tenn., till December 20, 1862. Sherman's Yazoo Expedition December 20, 1862, to Janu[24 more...]
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories, Indiana Volunteers. (search)
ovement to Memphis, Tenn., November, 1862. Sherman's Yazoo Expedition December 20, 1862, to JanuDecember, 1862. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, Sherman's Yazoo Expedition to January, 1863. 1st Bt. of the Gulf, to June, 1865. Service. Sherman's Yazoo Expedition December 20, 1862, to Januember 10, and duty there till December 20. Sherman's Yazoo Expedition December 20, 1862, to JanuDecember, 1862. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, Sherman's Yazoo Expedition, to January, 1863. 1st December, 1862. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, Sherman's Yazoo Expedition, to January, 1863. 1st t Mississippi, December, 1864. Service. Sherman's Yazoo Expedition December 20, 1862, to Janust Mississippi, to July, 1865. Service. Sherman's Yazoo Expedition December 20, 1862, to JanuDecember, 1862. 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, Sherman's Yazoo Expedition, to January, 1863. 2nd tchie March November 26-December 13, 1862. Sherman's Yazoo Expedition December 20, 1862, to Janu[7 more...]
December, 1862. 3rd Brigade, 4th Division, Sherman's Yazoo Expedition, to Janauary, 1863. 3rd16-21. Duty at Helena till December 22. Sherman's Yazoo Expedition December 22, 1862, to JanuDecember, 1862. 3rd Brigade, 4th Division, Sherman's Yazoo Expedition, to January, 1863. 3rd om Helena to Arkansas Post November 16-21. Sherman's Yazoo Expedition December 22, 1862, to JanuDecember, 1862. 2nd Brigade, 4th Division, Sherman's Yazoo Expedition, to January, 1863. 2nd outh of White River, November 17-24, 1862. Sherman's Yazoo Expedition December 22, 1862, to Janur 5. Mitchell's Cross Roads December 1. Sherman's Yazoo Expedition December 22, 1862, to JanuDecember, 1862. 2nd Brigade, 4th Division, Sherman's Yazoo Expedition, to January, 1863. 2nd ater, Miss., November 27-December 5, 1862. Sherman's Yazoo Expedition December 22, 1862, to Januept. of Texas to August, 1865. Service. Sherman's Yazoo Expedition December 22, 1862, to Janu[7 more...]
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories, Kansas Volunteers. (search)
dgeport, August 29. Battle of Chickamauga, Ga., September 19-20. Siege of Chattanooga September 24-October 27. Battles of Chattanooga November 23-25; Orchard Knob November 23-24; Missionary Ridge November 25. Pursuit to Graysville November 26-27. March to relief of Knoxville, Tenn., November 28-December 8. Campaign in East Tennessee till February, 1864. Veterans on furlough February 17-April 5. Moved to Nashville, Tenn., April 20-28. Escort train from Nashville to Sherman's Army May 1 to June 17. Rejoined Brigade before Kenesaw Mountain June 28. Operations against Kenesaw Mountain June 28-July 2. Ruff's Station, Smyrna Camp Ground, July 4. Chattahoochie River July 5-17. Battle of Peach Tree Creek July 19-20. Siege of Atlanta July 22-August 25. Flank movement on Jonesboro August 25-30. Battle of Jonesboro August 31-September 1. Lovejoy's Station September 2-6. Operations against Hood in North Georgia and North Alabama October 1-2
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories, Kentucky Volunteers. (search)
Tennessee, to December, 1862. Unattached, Sherman's Yazoo Expedition, to January, 1863. Unat5. At Memphis, Tenn., till December 20. Sherman's Yazoo Expedition December 20, 1862, to Janu, New York and Hilton Head, S. C., and rejoin Sherman at Raleigh, N. C., April, 1865. Bennett's November 10; duty there till December 20. Sherman's Yazoo Expedition December 20, 1862, to Januwassee operating against Wheeler and guarding Sherman's communications till June. Joined ShermanSherman at Kingston, Ga. Operations about Marietta and against Kenesaw Mountain June 10-July 2. LostDecember, 1862. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, Sherman's Yazoo Expedition, to January, 1863. 2nd er 10-15, and duty there till December 20. Sherman's Yazoo Expedition December 20, 1862, to Januy there till May 15, 1864. Ordered to join Sherman's army in the field May 15. Operations ander 10-15, and duty there till December 20. Sherman's Yazoo Expedition December 20, 1862, to Janu[5 more...]
nized at Augusta and mustered in September 7, 1861. Left State for New York September 10, thence moved to Washington, D. C. Attached to Viele's 1st Brigade, Sherman's South Carolina Expeditionary Corps, October, 1861, to April, 1862. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, Dept. of the South, to November, 1862. District of Beaufort,September 24, and camp at Bladensburg, Defenses of Washington, September 26-October 8. Moved to Annapolis, Md., October 8. Attached to Wright's 3rd Brigade, Sherman's South Carolina Expeditionary Corps, to February, 1862. Fernandina, Florida Dept. of the South, to January, 1863. District of Hilton Head, S. C., 10th CorMiss., arriving March 8. Attached to Butler's New Orleans Expeditionary Corps, January to March, 1862. 3rd Brigade, Dept. of the Gulf, to December, 1862. Sherman's Division, Dept. Gulf, to January, 1863. 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 19th Army Corps, Dept. Gulf, to July, 1863. 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 19th Corps, July
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories, Massachusetts Volunteers. (search)
rigade (Co. B ) and Shipley's 3rd Brigade (Co. C ), Dept. of the Gulf, to September, 1862. Sherman's 2nd Division, 19th Army Corps, Dept. of the Gulf (Co. A ), to June, 1863. Weitzel's ReserOrganized at Boston June 11, 1861. Left State for Washington, D. C., June 27. Attached to Sherman's Brigade, Division of the Potomac, to October, 1861. Morrell's Brigade, Porters Division, Ad duty there till April 18. Attached to 2nd Brigade, Dept. of the Gulf, to October, 1862. Sherman's Division, Dept. of the Gulf, to January, 1863. 3rd Brigade, 3rd Division, 19th Army Corps,nies E and K on Steamer Charles Osgood, arriving at New Orleans January 1, 1863. Attached to Sherman's Division, Dept. of the Gulf, to January, 1863. 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 19th Army Corps,leston & Savannah Railroad December 6-9. Moved to Graham's Neck December 20. Connect with Sherman's Army at Pocotaligo, S. C., January 15, 1865. March to Charleston January 15-February 23, s
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