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The Ninth Michigan

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The followiiig talegram was refltived at J:iL-kuii by Uovernor Iiluir, cr.i Monday, the 21t: Tall.ilwma, Tcnn., July 19, 18ül 3oenior 15 nu:, Jackson: On the 17ili iust., I sent Capt Nowcomb uiidir 1 flag ot' trucs to j boro. When he uriivcd t!io cnciny bod evaeuated tlie phice. Gou. Nclsou is upvv in possession. (Jabt. Neweotub caw Col. DiifiSo'ld, wlio was scriously but nut dttBgeroasty wüiiiulfd i ii lite tln;li. Fi-uiu him and AdjiUant Daffi'.cd tho folluwing fa ets were received: 'J'hc part ot' tbo Ninth Michigan Ilogi ment at M urf reesboro, were tvttacked at daybrcai on Suih:i_v moni ing, by sur)iie, the pieketa having been silently capiured. Tlie rust fougbt bravely muil overpnwered by ihree thoiuaid cuvülry - tlicy were ubüfred to Burreuder Fnurteen wero liüled and seventv wouniled - ten niortally. Golooel Daffijld. and offieers nok an i wouiiJed were paroled, also the woui.d :d private. The otbera veré takuu Soatli. The follinving were killed : Comptiny A - aergennt Abbott; Corporal FUgtor ; prívales llail and Beuja min. Company C - Dedimer. Uompany - James llcjnolds, Web stor, White, Bugler. Compamj II - Licut. Chase: private Williat Austtn, Win. Ilatuilton. ('ompimij K- Saiiriel Rust, George NewbtJrry, Georgo Schoffer, Daniel Coun trjiiKin. The iiames of the woundcd I havo not obtained. Capt. Bangs was siek in town, and wns not oap ared, amJ witti a larg. number of sick and coiivalcseeiit, was not paroléd ind will be soüii with this portioil of thií regitnont. Wo sliall have half of our forco loft. (Si-ned) DOllüá M FOX. Major ('ominaiidÏDg.


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