War of the Rebellion: Serial 050 Page 0027 Chapter XLII. THE CHICKAMAUGA CAMPAIGN.

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AUGUST 16-SEPTEMBER 22, 1863.

The Chickamauga Campaign.

SUMMARY OF THE PRINCIPAL EVENTS.

August 16-17, 1863.-General advance of the Army of the Cumberland.

17, 1863.-Skirmish at Calfkiller Creek, near Sparta, Tenn.

21, 1863.-Skirmish at Maysville, Ala.

Action at Shellmound, Tenn.

Bombardment of Chattanooga, Tenn.

22-24, 1863.-Expedition from Tracy City, Tenn., to the Tennessee River.

24, 1863.-Skirmish at Gunter's Landing, near Port Deposit, Ala.

26-27, 1863.-Skirmishes at Harrison's Landing, Tenn.

27-28, 1863.-Skirmish at the Narrows, near Shellmound, Tenn.

28-31, 1863.-Reconnaissance from Stevenson, Ala.,to Trenton, Ga.

29, 1863.-Skirmish at Caperton's Ferry, Ala.

30-31, 1863.-Reconnaissance from Shellmound toward Chattanooga, Tenn.

31, 1863.-Skirmish in Will's Valley, Ala.

September 1, 1863.-Skirmishes at Will's Creek and at Davis', Tap's, and Neal's Gaps, Ala.

3, 1863.-Skirmish near Alpine, Ga.

5, 1863.-Reconnaissance from Winston's Gap into Broomtown Valley, Ala. Skirmish at Lebanon, Ala.

Skirmish near Alpine, Ga.

Destruction of salt-works at Rawlingsville, Ala.

6, 1863.-Skirmish at Stevens' Gap, Ga.

6-7, 1863.-Skirmishes at Summerville, Ga.

7.1863.-Skirmish at Stevenson, Ala.

Reconnaissance toward Chattanooga and skirmish in Lookout

Vallye, Tenn.

8, 1863.-Skirmish at Winston's Gap, Ala.

Skirmish at Alpine, Ga.

9, 1963.-Chattanooga, Tenn., occupied by the Union forces.

Skirmish at Friar's Island, Tenn.

Skirmish at Lookout Mountain, Ga.

10, 1863.-Reconnaissance from Alpine toward Rome, La Fayette, and

Summerville, Ga.,and skirmish at Summerville.

Skirmishes at Pea Vine Creek and near Gaysville, Ga.

11, 1863.-Reconnaissance toward Rome, Ga.

Skirmish near Blue Bird Gap, Ga.

Skirmish at Davis' Cross-Roads (or Davis' House), near Dug Gap, Ga.

Skirmish near Rossville, Ga.

Skirmish near Ringgold, Ga.

11-13, 1863.-Skirmishes near Lee and Gordon's Mills, Ga.

12, 1863.-Skirmish at Alpine, Ga.

Skirmish at Dirt Town, Ga.

Skirmish near Leet's Tan-yard, or Rock Spring, Ga.

Skirmish on the La Fayette road, near Chattanooga River, Ga.

13, 1863.-Reconnaissance from Lee and Gordon's Mill toward La Fayette, Ga., and skirmish.

Reconnaissance from Henderson's Gap, Ala., to La Fayette,

Ga., and skirmish.

Skirmish near Summerville, Ga.

14, 1863.-Skirmish near La Fayette, Ga.