Statistics for occurrence #1 of “General Palmer” in chapter 98, page 428 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 8.:
... the valley seemed to form the key to the position.
To the right of this was another, the possession of which would enable us to operate with great advantage against the other.
Just as I rode up, General Palmer announced his intention of attempting to carry this latter point.
The task of taking the hill was assigned to General Turchin, than whom a better, braver man can scarcely be found in our army.
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