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

... was ordered to hold his ground as long as practicable without sacrificing his men, and, if forced to retire, to contest with obstinacy the enemy's advance. As already stated, I could not direct General Ord 's course, he being my senior, but hastily galloping back to where he was, at the edge of the timber, I explained to him what was taking place at the front. Merritt's withdrawal inspired the Confede...

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