§A division under Brigadier General Mosby M. Parsons’
advanced to assist Churchill
split his command to fill gaps in the lines.
§The advance was not
effective and Confederate artillery that was trying to shell
Federal positions was captured by Union troops..
§A Union counterattack
reversed and fractured the Confederate advance.
§An attack by Major General John G. Walker’s division
failed and the Confederate attack was called off around 12:30
receiving approval from Steele, Salomonmoved
his men across the river.
2 – Confederates Are Driven Back on April 30th