Statistics for occurrence #1 of “William R. Smith” in chapter 43 of The Annals of the Civil War Written by Leading Participants North and South:
...rt Randolph, a young lawyer of the Warrenton bar, was chosen first lieutenant; Charles H. Gordon, a planter, residing near Bealton, was elected second lieutenant.
The noncommissioned officers were: William R. Smith , first sergeant, who was during the war elected a lieutenant of the command, and was afterward one of the most distinguished captains of Mosby's Partisan Battalion, but was killed, sword in hand, in ...
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