Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Gen Lee” in article 1 of The Daily Dispatch: July 22, 1863., [Electronic resource]:
...cowards to let him get off.
But the Yankee army were not cowards.
They did not follow Lee because they could not. They had been so badly beaten that pursuit was impossible.
The true loss of Gen Lee did not probably reach 12,000 men, while their own as probably doubled that figure.--They were therefore in no condition to molest Gen. Lee in any movement he might choose to make.
We are sorry to ...
||0 user votes
† This entity has been selected by the automated classifier as the most likely match in this context. It may or may not be the correct match.