Statistics for occurrence #1 of “General Polk” in chapter 1.1 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 10.:
... to assail in flank and rear any force that might succeed in turning the Federal left.
But the Commanding General held to the opinion the bulk of the enemy were nearer Lee & Gordon's mills than General Polk supposed.
General Polk returned direct to his quarters at Alexander's bridge.
On the way he met and was accompanied by General Breckenridge, who reported his division as lying near the bridge.
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