Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Major-General Sheridan” in chapter 1.33 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 25.:
... never more astonished.
These troops were surrounded.
The 1st and 3rd divisions of this corps were on either flank; my artillery and a fresh division in their front, and some three divisions of Major-General Sheridan 's cavalry in their rear.
Looking upon them as already our prisoners, I ordered the artillery to cease firing, as a dictate of humanity.
My surprise was, therefore, extreme when this force charg...
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