Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Jefferson Barracks” in chapter 3 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.:
... to take date from July 1, 1826. The Sixth, commanded by brevet Brigadier-General Henry Atkinson, was then esteemed the crack regiment; so that at once he proceeded rejoicing to its headquarters at Jefferson Barracks , where he arrived on the 1st of June.
This post, famous in the traditions and cherished in the affections of the old Army, was his home for the next six or seven years. It was situated on the b...
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