Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Drewry's Bluff” in chapter 1.1, section c.1.1.1 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 25.:
It was signed by General Bragg officially.
I read it with care, and unequivocally gave the opinion that it should not be obeyed, for the reason that to abandon Petersburg was to abandon Drewry's Bluff , and to abandon the latter was to abandon Richmond.
General Whiting declared that that was his own opinion, and ordered me at once to make the best preparation for the defence of Petersburg to the ...
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