Number 364. Petersburg Campaign Reports of Brigadier General Matthew W. Ransom, C. S. Army, commanding Johnson’s division, of operations December 27-29

   

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in Part 1 (Serial Number 87)

No. 364. Reports of Brigadier General Matthew W. Ransom, C. S. Army, commanding Johnson’s division, of operations December 27-29.1

HEADQUARTERS JOHNSON’S DIVISION,
December 28, 1864.

MAJOR: I have nothing of importance to report this morning. Six men deserted from Gracie’s brigade last night and one from Wise’s brigade.

The following casualties are respectfully reported: Ransom’s brigade, wounded, 1; Wise’s brigade, wounded, 2; Elliott’s brigade, wounded, 1.

Respectfully, &c.,

M. W. RANSOM,
Brigadier-General, Commanding.

Major R. P. DUNCAN,
Assistant Adjutant-General.

HEADQUARTERS JOHNSON’S DIVISION,
December 29, 1864.

MAJOR: I have to report two desertions from Gracie’s brigade. Wise’s brigade, wounded, 1; Wallace’s brigade, killed, 1; no casualties in Ransom’s.

Respectfully,

M. W. RANSOM,
Brigadier-General, Commanding.

Major DUNCAN,
Assistant Adjutant-General.

Source:

  1. The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Volume XLII, Part 1 (Serial Number 87), page 932

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