Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Gen. Washington” in article 1 of The Daily Dispatch: February 26, 1862., [Electronic resource]:
...ry, much of our army stores, provisions, tents, &c.
The American army behaved better at White Plains.
But it was pursued by other disasters.
Fort Washington--rather against the advice of Gen. Washington --was defended.
The garrison made a gallant defence, killing several hundred Hessians; but the British advanced in three columns, and drove the garrison within the fort, where it surrendered.
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