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Cruft's brigade was brought into alignment with Thayer's, and Wallace held the ground with his division.
Cruft was on the crest, Osterhaus in the eastern valley, and Geary in the western—all within easy supporting distance.The Civil War Through the Camera|Henry W. (Henry William) Elson
General Cruft then made a neat little speech, which was happily responded to by Captain Standart.Our Battery|Orlando P. Cutter
Cruft maintained his position stoutly, receiving and making charges, and firing steadily from line.
He possessed points which, exhibited individually, would have gained many marks at Cruft's Dog-Show.A Safety Match|Ian Hay