Statistics for occurrence #1 of “General Polk” in chapter 14 of Philip Henry Sheridan, Personal Memoirs of P. H. Sheridan, General, United States Army .:

... the left of Rosecrans, an assault that really had in view only a defensive purpose, for unless Bragg dislodged the troops which were now massing in front of his right he would be obliged to withdraw General Polk 's corps behind Stone River and finally abandon Murfreesboroa. The sequel proved this to be the case; and the ill-judged assault led by Breckenridge ending in entire defeat, Bragg retired from Murfr...

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