Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Major Manford” in article 1 of The Daily Dispatch: December 13, 1861., [Electronic resource]:
He wishes no greater than that of measuring weapons with the Federal officer on another field.
The first change of importance that took place in the regiment was the resignation of Major Manford , who had received and accepted the Colonelcy of the 17th Virginia regiment.
He is a gallant officer and gentleman, and his loss was a source of sincere regret to every man in the regiment.
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