Statistics for occurrence #1 of “J. E. Johnston” in article pos=13 of The Daily Dispatch: August 27, 1862., [Electronic resource]:
...t by preventing the passage of the enemy's vessels up James river.
Report your approach to Gen. Lee.
Confer, with Flag Officer Tatnall. Most respectfully. Your obedient servant, [Signed] J. E. Johnston , General.
Hdq'rs Dep't of Norfolk,Norfolk, May 2, 1862. Gen. J. E. Johnston, Commanding, &c., &c.,General
--Your messenger delivered to me your letter of the 1st of May, and ...
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