Statistics for occurrence #1 of “General Ledlie” in entry petersburg of Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History:
...als, but at a fearful cost of life.
At dawn General Potter's division of Burnside's corps charged upon the works in their front, carried them, and captured four guns and 400 men. He was relieved by General Ledlie 's column, which advanced to within half a mile of the city, and held
a position from which shells might be cast into the town.
They were driven back with great loss.
On the same day (June 1...
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