Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Donelson” in chapter 139, page 533 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 5.:
It was found necessary to approach nearer the enemy for this reason, and because of the superiority of their guns.
Cares was ordered to advance, and was in this movement supported by Donelson 's brigade.
We advanced about one fourth of a mile, and the enemy, finding their position untenable, retired to another.
We again advanced a quarter of a mile, to the summit of a precipitous blu...
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