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12/9/1862

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Asa Morgan, Morgan's Regiment, McRae's Brigade, Lee's Creek, to Captain C.J. Hanks

Morgan gives his report on the battle fought at Prairie Grove. His men were ordered to the extreme left of McRae's Brigade on the edge of the Borden orchard. Morgan's skirmishers were the only ones to engage the enemy, and received "a Heavy fire of artillery and most galling fire of musketry." Asa S. Morgan papers