Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Corinth, Mississippi” in chapter 31 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.:
... it was, unfortunately, too late to be of any service.
Respectfully, your obedient servant,
L. Polk, Major-General commanding. To General A. S. Johnston, commanding Army of the Mississippi, Corinth, Mississippi .
A rigid examination of all the data confirms this report in its most important particulars.
On the 17th of September General Johnston ordered Lieutenant Dixon, a young engineer of extraordina...
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