War of the Rebellion: Serial 016 Page 0568 OPERATIONS IN N.VA., W.VA., AND MD. Chapter XXIV.

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entitled to praise for the manly fortitude and courageous conduct shown by them in the trying scenes of the campaign.

The cavalry escort, commanded by Captain Doby, have my thanks for meritorious conduct and valuable aid. Captain Doby, Lieutenants Bonney and Matheson, Sergeants Lee and Haile, and Corporals Whitaker and Salmond were distinguished in the active and fearless performances of their arduous duties.

I am indebted to Colonel R. H. Chilton, Colonel Long, Majors Taylor, Marshall, Venable, and Talcott, and Captains Mason and Johnston, of the staff of the commanding general, for great courtesy and kindness in assisting me on the different battle-fields.

I respectfully ask the attention of the commanding general to the reports of division, brigade, and other commanders, and approve their high encomiums of their officers and men.

Reports of killed, wounded, and missing have already been forwarded.

I remain, sir, most respectfully, your obedient servant,

JAMES LONGSTREET,

Lieutenant-General, Commanding.

Colonel R. H. CHILTON,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

[Inclosure.]

Statement of losses in the corps commanded by Major General James Longstreet in the engagements at Thoroughfare Gap, Rappahannock, Freeman's Ford, and Manassas.

Killed. Wounded.

Command. Officers Enlisted men Officers men Enlisted

men

Toombs' brigade 6 34 24 303

Drayton's brigade 2 11 8 72

Anderson's brigade 9 94 59 642

Kemper's brigade --- 32 29 179

Jenkins' brigade 6 53 30 378

Garnett's brigade --- 21 21 188

Wright's brigade 7 25 15 135

Mahone's brigade 4 34 18 178

Armistead's brigade --- 2 2 16

Pryor's brigade 1 14 4 72

Featherston's brigade --- 26 8 134

Hood's brigade 5 70 34 516

Whiting's brigade 3 53 20 248

Evans' brigade 14 119 55 538

Walker's brigade --- --- --- ---

Ransom's brigade --- --- --- ---

Kershaw's brigade --- --- --- ---

Semmes' brigade --- --- --- ---

Barksdale's brigade --- --- --- ---

Cobb's brigade --- --- --- ---

Lee's brigade --- --- 1 5

Washington Artillery 1 8 --- 23

Wilcox's brigade --- 9 3 58

Total 58 605 331 3,685

Missing.

Command. Officers Enlisted Aggregate

men

Toombs' brigade --- --- 367

Drayton's brigade --- --- 93

Anderson's brigade --- 5 809

Kemper's brigade --- 2 242

Jenkins' brigade --- 2 469

Garnett's brigade --- 4 234

Wright's brigade --- 8 190

Mahone's brigade --- --- 234

Armistead's brigade --- --- 20

Pryor's brigade --- 4 95

Featherston's brigade --- --- 168

Hood's brigade 1 12 638

Whiting's brigade --- --- 324

Evans' brigade --- 8 734

Walker's brigade --- --- ---

Ransom's brigade --- --- ---

Kershaw's brigade --- --- ---

Semmes' brigade --- --- ---

Barksdale's brigade --- --- ---

Cobb's brigade --- --- ---

Lee's brigade --- --- 6

Washington Artillery --- --- 32

Wilcox's brigade --- --- 70

Total 1 45 4,725