Up at break of dawn and under way our Division and White Troops of Gen Smith Went into action early charged out of woods. Cut up badly Regt. broke and retreated. Fired into by 5th Mass. Last Regt Charged with 22d Took the Battery. Advanced, upon works near & Lay under their fire all balance of the day advancing by degrees in line About 7 P. M. Final charge made Seven guns taken by our Regt. Our loss pretty heavy. Slept moved outside and slept till morning. Moved to the rear and rested. Chaplain about Brigade moved out in evening and lay in line an hour or so. Returned and turned in Weather fine and warm.

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