Statistics for occurrence #1 of “G. W. Smith” in chapter 21 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.:

... an act of self-defense, rendered necessary by the action of the government of Kentucky, and by the evidences of intended movements of the Federal forces. I would be glad to have the services of G. W. Smith , if it is in the power of your Excellency to assign him to my command. Any orders of your Excellency will be executed promptly, and any suggestions you may make will be received with pleasure. ...
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G. W. Smith 1,411 2 145 0 0 user votes
Gen G. W. Smith 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
G. W. Smither 1 0 1 0 0 user votes

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