Statistics for occurrence #1 of “United States” in chapter 7, page 91 of William A. Crafts, Life of Ulysses S. Grant: His Boyhood, Campaigns, and Services, Military and Civil.:

...most distinguished for courage, skill, and ability, a commander, who, being commissioned as lieutenant general, shall be authorized, under the direction of the President, to command the armies of the United States . President Lincoln approved the bill on the 1st of March, 1864, and on the same day nominated Major General Ulysses S. Grant as Lieutenant General. The Senate promptly confirmed the nomination, ...

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United States (United States) 100,886 50 0 0 0 user votes
United States (New Mexico, United States) 6 0 0 0 0 user votes

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