HEADQUARTERS TEXAS BRIGADE,
October 4, 1864.
COLONEL: After strict inquiries among the officers of the forces composing my command on the 29th ultimo, I can state that Benning's brigade captured 433 prisoners, the Texas brigade captured 43, and Johnson's brigade 9, making in all 485. Besides others dead (and there were many) Colonel DuBose's command have buried 119 in front of Fort Gilmer. These were near the lines.
I am, colonel, very respectfully, your obedient servant,
Col. W. H. TAYLOR,