Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Col. Robert” in article 14 of The Daily Dispatch: April 8, 1862., [Electronic resource]:
... of General Johnston was sent to the Adjutant General by General Beauregard.
It was emphatic.
Mr. Wigfall replied that was so, but Gen. Van-Dorn had also telegraphed on a former occasion that Col. Robert had been killed in battle, when he afterwards turned up alive and is yet alive.
In the excitement of a battle-field nothing can be known with positive certainty.
On account of the uncertainty...
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