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Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 4. (ed. Frank Moore) 10 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: February 14, 1862., [Electronic resource] 10 0 Browse Search
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the only one in sight, and he was "colored." A boat, with the ferry man and a gentleman named George Rohr, (a loyal Virginian, whose property had been destroyed because of his Union sentiments,) wentt was decided to land and see what was wanted. The boat was pushed stern foremost into the arch, Rohr being seated in the stern. By the dim light it was discovered that the stairway was thronged witd a man, pronounced by the deceased to be Capt. Baylor, fired a musket, the ball taking effect in Rohr's right thigh, passing through the leg, and coming out just above the knee. The wounded man, finnd passing downward, came out below the right breast. When it became known on this side that Rohr had been shot, our riflemen poured volley after volley into the landing arch, and such places as flag man was disguised and painted as a negro to decoy our boat into the trap. Some time ago Rohr was driven from Harper's Ferry (where he owned a handsome property and was carrying on a flourish