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Series 1 Volume XXX; Part 2

SEPTEMBER 7, 1863. - Skirmish near Jacinto (or Glendale), Miss.

Official Report Number 1



 
 
Report of Report of Brig. Gen. Eugene A. Carr, U. S. Army.
 
HEADQUARTERS,
Corinth, Miss., September 7, 1863.
 

[GENERAL:] The following just received from Colonel Morrill, of Glendale:


My cavalry were attacked this morning about 6 miles beyond Jacinto; have fought their way through back 1 mile this side of Jacinto. I have sent out the rest of the cavalry, and have asked Colonel Burke to re-enforce them.


Colonel Morrill's cavalry out is only four companies.


I have ordered out two regiments of cavalry from here to go to their assistance.


 
CARR,
Brigadier-General.
 
Major-General HURLBUT.
 
 

 

 

 
Title: The war of the rebellion: a compilation of the official records of the Union and Confederate armies.
Series 1Volume XXX; Part 2 - Reports; Page 651
Chapter:XLII - Operations in Kentucky, Southwest Virginia, Tennessee, Mississippi, North Alabama, and North Georgia. August 11-October 19, 1863.
Author: United States. War Dept., John Sheldon Moody, Calvin Duvall Cowles, Frederick Caryton Ainsworth, Robert N. Scott, Henry Martyn Lazelle, George Breckenridge Davis, Leslie J. Perry, Joseph William Kirkley
Published: Washington: Government Printing Office
Date: 1890