Statistics for occurrence #1 of “William Preston” in chapter 13 of Colonel William Preston Johnston, The Life of General Albert Sidney Johnston : His Service in the Armies of the United States, the Republic of Texas, and the Confederate States.:

... Pierce elected. Jefferson Davis Secretary of War. strength of the army. increase of force asked. action of General Johnston's friends. recommended by Texas Legislature. Senator Rusk. William Preston . political appointments the tradition. Mr. Davis reverses the rule. General Johnston made Colonel of the Second cavalry. no Favoritisms. the appointments tested. Ben McCulloch's disappointment....

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William Preston 716 78 80 10 0 user votes
William Preston Johnston 838 445 84 3 0 user votes
William Preston Cabell 6 0 0 0 0 user votes
William Preston Anderson 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
William Preston Stapp 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
William Preston Johnson 2 0 2 0 0 user votes
William Preston Mangum 2 0 0 0 0 user votes

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