Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Col. Dougherty” in chapter 220 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2.:
...five men, alone engaged the whole force.
At the Court House the enemy made a stand.
Here Lieut.-Col. Ransom, of the Eleventh Illinois, who had volunteered to accompany the expedition, inquired of Col. Dougherty what should be done next.
Take the Court House or bust, was the emphatic answer — and we did take it.
The volleys from the windows passed over our heads, or fell at our feet.
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