CHAP. XLVI.] FORREST'S EXPEDITION INTO W. TENN. AND KY.
armed with carbines and rifles. The last I of them they passed the mill about 2 miles from here at dark, apparently in great haste. Two of their men were killed, and 1 seriously wounded. I captured three saddles and one carbine. Had I been a few minutes earlier I could have saved the train, and think killed or captured most of them.
GEORGE R. HALL,
[Captain One hundred and twenty-third New York Volunteers.]
Brigadier General A. S. WILLIAMS.
MARCH 16-APRIL 14, 1864.-Forrest's Expedition into West Tennesse and Kentucky.
SUMMARY OF THE PRINCIPAL EVENTS.
March 24, 1864.-Capture of Union City, Tenn.
25, 1864.- Attack on Paducah, Ky.
27, 1864.-Skirmish at Columbus, Ky.
29, 1864.-Skirmish near Bolivar, Tenn.
April 3, 1864.-Skirmish near Raleigh, Tenn.
9, 1864.-Skirmish near Raleigh, Tenn.
11, 1864.-Skirmish at Columbus, Ky.
12, 1864.-Capture of Fort Pillow, Tenn.
13, 1864.-Skirmish at Columbus, Ky.
14, 1864.-Skirmish at Paducah, Ky.
Numbers 1.-Brigadier General Mason Brayman, U. S. Army, commanding District of Cairo.
Numbers 2.-Captain James H. Odlin, Assistant Adjutant-General, U. S. Army, of operations March 24-26.
Numbers 3.-Captain John W. Beatty, Seventh Tennessee Cavalry, of the capture of Union City.
Numbers 4.-Captain Thomas P. Gray, Seventh Tennesse Cavalry, of the capture of Union City.
Numbers 5.-Lieutenant Robert W. Helmer, Seventh Tennesse Cavalry, of the capture of Union City.
Numbers 6.-Colonel Stephen G. Hicks, Fortieth Illinois Infantry, of attack on Paducah, etc.
Numbers 7.-Major James F. Chapman, One hundred and twenty-second Illinois Infantry, of attack on Paducah.
Numbers 8.-Colonel William H. Lawrence, Thirty-fourth New Jersey Infantry, of affairs at Columbus,etc.
Numbers 9.-Major General Stephen A. Hurlbut, U. S. Army commanding Sixteenth Army Corps, of the capture of Fort Pillow.
Numbers 10.-Lieutenant Colonel Thomas H. Harris, Assistant Adjutant-General, U. S. Army, of the garrison at Fort Pillow, etc.
Numbers 11.-Captain John G. Woodruff, One hundred and thirteenth Illinois Infantry, of the capture of Fort Pillow.
Numbers 12.-Lieutenant Mack J. Leaming, Adjutant Thirteenth Tennessee Cavalry, of the capture of Fort Pillow.
* See also Report Numbers 65, House of Representatives, Thirty-eighth Congress, first session; and reports of Captain Alexander M. Pennock, U. S. Navy, in Annual Report of the Secretary of the Navy, December 5, 1864.