Wednesday, October 31, 2012

1862 November 1 Philomont 4.15 P.M.

Hd. Qrs. Cav. Brigade
 Philomont  Nov 1. 4. 15 P.M.

To General R B Marcy
Chief of Staff
     I have just rec'd
a list of our losses today--
The 8th Pennsylvania cavalry
1 officer wounded Lieut: Carpenter
11 men wounded
4 horses wounded
3 "  Indiana Cavalry
one killed
two wounded
6 missing
4 horses missing
of the enemy Col. Gregg
reports he saw five
dead on the field &
afterwards their loss
must have been heavy

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going on--Pennington's
battery lost two horses--

      I am, General, very respectfully
                    A. Pleasonton
                      Brig. Genl

MSS 495

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