War of the Rebellion: Serial 069 Page 0390 OPERATIONS IN SE. VA. AND N. C. Chapter XLVIII.

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manding Pegram's brigade, of Early's division; Colonel Christian, Forty-ninth Virginia Regiment, wounded and taken prisoner; Major ----, Forty-ninth Virginia Regiment, the assistant adjutant-general Ramsey's [Ramseur's?] brigade, and 4 officers unknown. Six commissioned officers and 70 enlisted men prisoners. Sixty rebels buried.

Very respectfully, your obedient servant,

S. W. CRAWFORD,

Brigadier-General, Commanding Division.

MAY 31, 1864 - 10.15 a. m.

Major-General HUMPHREYS:

We captured Colonel Christian last night, wounded. Buried Colonel Terrill, and have it reported by Colonel Christian that Colonel Willis was killed too. All of them, I believe, of Pegram's brigade.

Respectfully,

G. K. WARREN,

Major-General of Volunteers.

HEADQUARTERS ARMY OF THE POTOMAC,

May 31, 1864 - 11 a. m.

General WARREN:

Hancock's three divisions have possession of the enemy's first line of entrenchments where their artillery was yesterday. They find a second line, and the enemy in line of battle 800 yards from the first line.

A. A. HUMPHREYS,

Major-General and Chief of Staff.

HEADQUARTERS ARMY OF THE POTOMAC,

May 31, 1864 - 11.10 a. m.

Major General G. K. WARREN,

Commanding Fifth Corps:

The commanding general directs that the portion of the Pennsylvania Reserves to be ordered home for discharge, report with the least practicable delay at the place which has been ordered as the rendezvous for the train of empty wagons, to be escorted by the Reserves to the White House. The rendezvous is on this side of the Pamunkey, east of Mrs. Newton's house, and north of the road leading to the White House. Colonel Hardin is here, and the special instructions for the commander of the escort will be communicated to him.

S. WILLIAMS,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

HEADQUARTERS FIFTH ARMY CORPS,

May 31, 1864.

General S. WILLIAMS,

Assistant Adjutant-General:

There is no way to get the papers properly made out for the Reserves in time for them to go with the train to-morrow, than for