Statistics for occurrence #1 of “General Shepley” in chapter 1 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 8.:
Heavy artillery firing this afternoon.
I have sent reenforcements.
Paducah also threatened.
No danger of either, but I think that Fort Pillow, in the Memphis district, is taken.
General Shepley passed yesterday and saw the flag go down, and thinks it a surrender.
I have enough troops now from below, and will go down, if necessary, to that point.
Captain Pennock will send gunboats.
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