Statistics for occurrence #1 of “General Smith” in chapter 1.1 of Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 3.:
... from General Bragg, dated Bryantsville:
Colonel Wheeler is hereby appointed chief of cavalry, and is authorized to give orders in the name of the commanding general.
He is charged under Major- General Smith with covering the rear of the army and holding the enemy in check.
All cavalry will report to him and receive his orders.
Compliance with the above of course involved considerable fighting, b...
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