Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Major Bassford” in chapter 141 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 8.:
...cas; Third brigade, Colonel Robinson; Fourth brigade, Colonel Dudley.
The Fourteenth New-York cavalry had the advance, under command of Major Bassford.
After marching a distance of fifteen miles, Major Bassford came suddenly upon the enemy, posted in a strong position.
They opened upon him with artillery, when the gallant Major immediately ordered a charge, and the willing boys obeyed with a cheer.
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