Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Murfreesboro” in chapter 36 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.:

... of absolute necessity to us. Cannot you send a brigade at once, by rail, to assist defense as fast as possible? In his report of the battle of Shiloh, he says: General Johnston being at Murfreesboro , on the march to form junction of his forces with mine, was called on to send at least a brigade by railroad, so we might fall upon and crush the enemy should he attempt an advance from under his gun...

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Murfreesboro (Tennessee, United States) 3,810 74 286 2 0 user votes

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