Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Gen. Magruder” in chapter 188 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2.:
...ebellion, and nearly wiped out forever.
We have full and interesting particulars of the burning of Hampton, and of the series of events leading thereto.
The town was destroyed by order of Gen. Magruder , and by the forces under his-command.
On Thursday morning last, about daybreak, Gen. Magruder marched a considerable force in the direction of Newport News, and drew up in line of battle.
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