Statistics for occurrence #1 of “General David E. Twiggs” in chapter 1 of John Bell Hood., Advance and Retreat: Personal Experiences in the United States and Confederate Armies:
...xtreme suffering of the men for want of water.
After a respite of a few days I marched to Fort Clark and there made a brief report of the affair, which is now, I presume, on file in Washington.
General David E. Twiggs , commanding the Department, shortly afterwards published the following order:
headquarters, Department of Texas. San Antonio, August 5th, 1857.
Sir :-Lieutenant Hood's report was transmitt...
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