Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Lieutenant Hood” in chapter 1 of John Bell Hood., Advance and Retreat: Personal Experiences in the United States and Confederate Armies:
...nk of the Eighth Infantry is stationed with a Company of Infantry.
If this company had have been furnished with some fifteen or twenty horses, the second attack would not probably have been made.
Lieutenant Hood 's affair was a most gallant one, and much credit is due to both the officer and men.
I am, sir, very respectfully, your obedient servant,
(Signed) D. E. Twiggs, Brevet Major General, U. S. ...
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