Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Amherst county, Va.” in chapter 1.33 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 25.:
...ing unable to join his own command, was assigned to Dance's battery, and surrendered with the army at Appomattox.
After the war he devoted his life to teaching the youth of the South, and died in Amherst county, Va. , in June, 1896.
Yours very truly, Thomas Ballard Blake, late Captain, etc.
St. Louis, December 29, 1897. To the Editor of the Dispatch:
While on a visit to Richmond last spring I gave som...
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