Statistics for occurrence #1 of “General Fitz John Porter” in chapter 45 of The Annals of the Civil War Written by Leading Participants North and South:
...ne and be ready to repel the attack.
I ordered the reinforcing column to the march and rode out rapidly in advance, that I might see precisely what was needed.
The threatening column proved to be General Fitz John Porter 's command.
After seeing it, I reported back to General Lee that it was too light a column, in my opinion, to mean a real attack.
This presumption was correct, and the advance soon halted and then...
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