Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Lieutenant Melville C. Parkhurst” in chapter 1 of Historic leaves, volume 7, April, 1908 - January, 1909:
...he battle of Five Forks was the most successful one the Regiment was engaged in; almost the entire force of the enemy was captured, and their rout was complete.
Our loss was comparatively slight.
Lieutenant Melville C. Parkhurst was in this engagement, in command of Company B (Roxbury).
Sunday, April 2.
Soon after daylight the march was taken up towards the north and west.
About 2 P. M. the South Side Railroad was cr...
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