Statistics for occurrence #1 of “General La Vega” in chapter 1 of General James Longstreet, From Manassas to Appomattox:
...und to stop musket-balls.
The lagoons were about a hundred feet wide and from two to three feet deep.
The position was so strong that General Arista thought it would not be attacked.
He left General La Vega in command at the road, and made his Headquarters some distance in rear, holding his cavalry in hand to look for any flank move, unpacked his mule-train, and turned the animals out to graze.
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