Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Hansborough” in article 6 of The Daily Dispatch: February 5, 1862., [Electronic resource]:
...fficer of the day, who reported firing at the advanced pickets on the pike in the direction of the enemy.
I immediately turned out the whole of my command and prepared to meet them.
I ordered Hansborough 's battalion, the 31st Virginia, commanded by Major Boykin, and Reager's battalion, to occupy the crest of the mountain on the right to guard against approach from that quarter.
On this hill there w...
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