Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Gen. Gordon” in article 18 of The Daily Dispatch: May 21, 1863., [Electronic resource]:
...had failed to hold the day before.
I would scorn to detract from the well-earned reputation of this brigade and its gallant commander; but the truth is, the enemy had abandoned Marye's heights, and Gen. Gordon took possession without opposition.
My brigade needs no defence at my hands.
Its reputation, won upon many battle-fields, is well established.
This communication is not written for that pur...
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