Statistics for occurrence #1 of “A. D. Payne” in chapter 43 of The Annals of the Civil War Written by Leading Participants North and South:
...t the law allowed a third lieutenant to the command, an election was held in the town of Warrenton to fill the vacant post.
There were several candidates, but the captain requested the men to elect A. D. Payne , which was done; for at that early period he discerned in him those high military qualities which, in the field, he afterward displayed.
He has survived the war, and is now a distinguished member o...
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