Statistics for occurrence #1 of “General Butler” in article 25 of The Daily Dispatch: June 19, 1861., [Electronic resource]:
...e obliged to retire.
The following extract from the report of Captain Kilpatrick to General Pierce seems to show that there were more killed in that action than the official statement of General Butler represents.
Captain Kilpatrick was in command of company H.
His report says:
I advanced at eight A. M., met with and drove in the picket guards of the enemy.
I then detached a portion of...
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