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    succeded in getting
    out without being much
    injured but such a looking
    sight you never saw he was
    one color from head to foot being
    covered completely with mud
    quite thick, no one expect
    -ed to see him come out
    alive, the horses had to
    be dragged out by other
    horses. At 9.A.M. the battery
    moved through Middle
    town on towards Sharpsburg
    about two miles then took
    a road to the left which
    crossed South Mountain
    at Fox's Gap. Here the
    Gen. ordered our Battery
    to ascend the mountain
    to a certain point & then