Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Colonel John” in article 5 of The Daily Dispatch: February 18, 1862., [Electronic resource]:
...hting as desperate on both sides.
Col. Shaw, they say, acted with great coolness and bravery throughout and when forced to surrender was engaged up to the last moment in spiking the guns.
Colonel John V Jordan who was in command on the island, it is said displayed great bravery.
Gen. Wharton Green's battalion was captured soon after arriving on the island.
Adj't Wise, a nephew of Gen. ...
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