Statistics for occurrence #1 of “General French” in chapter 2 of Colonel Theodore Lyman, With Grant and Meade from the Wilderness to Appomattox:
...n the direction of Rappahannock station.
It was General Sedgwick attacking the enemy's works on this side of the river.
We had not got a mile, when whang!
whang! in another direction, announced General French preparing to force Kelly's Ford.
For, at these two points, among others, we proposed to cross and wake up our Uncle Lee.
The gallant General did not wait to play long shots or throw pontoon bridg...
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