Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Yellow Tavern” in chapter 20 of Philip Henry Sheridan, Personal Memoirs of P. H. Sheridan, General, United States Army .:
...tactics and hauled off from my rear, urging his horses to the death in order to get in between Richmond and my column.
This he effected about 10 o'clock on the morning of the 11th, concentrating at Yellow Tavern , six miles from the city, on the Brook turnpike.
His change of tactics left my march on the 10th practically unmolested, and we quietly encamped that night on the south bank of the South Anna, near...
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