Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Guntown” in chapter 10 of Philip Henry Sheridan, Personal Memoirs of P. H. Sheridan, General, United States Army .:
...s, in finding out that the enemy was at the point supposed by General Pope; but it also had a tendency to accelerate Beauregard's retreat, for in a day or two his whole line fell back as far south as Guntown , thus rendering abortive the plans for bagging a large portion of his army.
General Beauregard's evacuation of Corinth and retreat southward were accomplished in the face of a largely superior f...
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