Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Gen. Schoepff” in article 16 of The Daily Dispatch: January 24, 1862., [Electronic resource]:
...ole force defending the right flank of the rebel's position at Bowling Green.
Cincinnati Jan. 20.
--A battle was fought at Somerset, Ky., on Saturday, between the Federal troops under Gen. Schoepff , and the rebels under General Zollicoffer.
The engagement was commenced in the morning, and lasted till nightfall.
Gen. Zollicoffer was killed, and his army entirely defeated.
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