Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Nansemond River” in chapter 103 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 8.:
...on of the force under Captain Lee.
These men were picked up near the mouth of the James River, and taken on board the flag-ship of the navy that is stationed there.
Their mission was to go up the Nansemond River to report to General Graham for reenforcements, but being detained, word did not reach him as soon as the exigency of the case required.
Captain Lee and those who escaped with him, five in all, w...
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