Tuesday, November 20, 2007
EIGHTY FOURTH REGIMENT INFANTRY
COLONEL NELSON TRUSLER, COMMANDING
FIRST BRIGADE (WHITAKER)
FIRST DIVISION (STEADMAN)
RESERVE CORPS (GRANGER)
September 18th this regiment was engaged on the extreme left of the army near Ringgold Bridge, and on the morning of the 19th was stationed on the hills near McAfee's Church.
Skirmished with the enemy until 1 p.m., when he attacked in large force and severe fighting was kept up until 5 p.m., when the enemy drew off. September 20th still in position near McAfee Church until 12 m. when the regiment marched to the sound of the firing at Snodgrass Hill, arriving at this point about 2:30 p.m. and engaged in the charge and desperate combat which took place here, assisting in driving back the enemy and saving the right.