Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Capt. May” in article 16 of The Daily Dispatch: November 13, 1861., [Electronic resource]:
Here our forces determined to give the enemy a chance to show their bravery.
But before they advanced very far, our men fell back to Pikesville.
On arriving at Pikesville, Col. Williams ordered Capt. May , and some other Captain, (Mr. C. falls to recollect his name,) with some 400 men, to return, and give them battle at the place named.
This they did, and all honor to Capt. May, he did it well; the ...
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