Statistics for occurrence #1 of “General Gordon” in chapter 33 of Philip Henry Sheridan, Personal Memoirs of P. H. Sheridan, General, United States Army .:

...re violating the flag. He answered, I have no staff-officer to send. Whereupon I said that I would let him have one of mine, and calling for Lieutenant Vanderbilt Allen, I directed him to carry General Gordon 's orders to General Geary, commanding a small brigade of South Carolina cavalry, to discontinue firing. Allen dashed off with the message and soon delivered it, but was made a prisoner, Geary sayin...

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