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" I have just received your note informing me that you were wounded. I cannot express my regret at the occurrence. Could I have directed events, I should have chosen, for the good of the country, to have been disabled in your stead. I congratulate you... "
From Bull Run to Chancellorsville: The Story of the Sixteenth New York ... - Page 257
by Newton Martin Curtis - 1906 - 384 pages
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Life and Campaigns of Lieut.-Gen. Thomas J. Jackson, (Stonewall Jackson)

Robert Lewis Dabney - Generals - 1866 - 742 pages
...to be immortalized along with the fame of the two noble men. It was in these words : " GENERAL : I have just received your note, informing me that...congratulate you upon the victory which is due to your dkill and energy. " Most truly yours, (Signed) "R, E. LEE, General" One of th<? messengers then...
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Stonewall Jackson: A Military Biography ...

John Esten Cooke - 1866 - 470 pages
...from the commander whom he loved and admired so warmly, this touching evidence of his sympathy : " I have just received your note, informing me that...have been disabled in your stead. I congratulate you on the victory which is due to your skill and energy." This recognition from his commanding general...
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Jefferson Davis and "Stonewall" Jackson (Thomas Jonathan Jackson): The life ...

Biography & Autobiography - 1856 - 449 pages
...had befallen him : CHANCELLORSVILLK, VA., May 4, 1863. To Lieutenant-General TJ JACKSOX: GENERAL : I have just received your note, informing me that...for the good of the country to have been disabled iti your stead. I congratulate you upon the victory which is due to your skill and energy. Most truly...
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Southern Generals: Their Lives and Campaigns

William Parker Snow - Confederate States of America - 1866 - 500 pages
...regret at the misfortune. The contents were : "I have just received your note informing me that yon were wounded. I cannot express my regret- at the occurrence....have been disabled in your stead. I congratulate you on the victory which is due to your skill and energy." Sunday evening he slept well ; and on Monday...
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The Military and Naval History of the Rebellion in the United States: With ...

William Jewett Tenney - United States - 1866 - 843 pages
...To Lieutenant- Gen. TJ Jack-ton : GENERAL: I have just received your note, informing me that you are wounded. I cannot express my regret at the occurrence....for the good of the country to have been disabled iu your stead. I congratulate you upon the victory which is due to your skill and energy. Most truly...
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A Rebel war clerk's diary at the Confederate States capital, Volumes 1-2

John Beauchamp Jones - History - 1866
...Gen. Jackson before the death of the latter is as follows : "CHANCKLLORVILLE, May 4lh. " GENERAL : "I have just received your note informing me that...express my regret at the occurrence. Could I have dictated events, I should have chosen for the good of thecountry to have been disabled in your stead....
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A Rebel War Clerk's Diary at the Confederate States Capital.

J.B. Jones - 1866
...Gen. Jackson before the death of the latter is as follows : " GENERAL : " CHANGELLORVILLE, May 4th. "I have just received your note informing me that...express my regret at the occurrence. Could I have dictated events, I should have chosen for the good of the country to have been disabled in your stead....
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STONEWALL JACKSON: A Military Biography

JOHN ESTEN COOKE - 1866
...they are true. Nothing is better established than the fact that the man to whom General Lee wrote, " Could I have directed events, I should have chosen...the country to have been disabled in your stead," and of whom the London Times said, " That mixture of daring and judgment, which is the mark of 4 Heaven...
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Stonewall Jackson: a military biography ...

John Esten Cooke - Biography & Autobiography - 1866 - 470 pages
...Nothing is better established than the fact that the man to whom General Lee wrote, 'Could I Lave directed events, I should have chosen for the ,good...the country to have been disabled in your stead," and of whom the London Times said, " That mixture of daring ancl judgment, which is the mark of ' Heaven...
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Gaillard's Medical Journal, Volume 1

Edwin Samuel Gaillard, William S. McChesney - Medicine - 1866
...to see him. The following note from General Lee, was read to him that morning by Captain Smith : " I have just received your note, informing me that you were wounded. I cannot express ray regret at the occurrence. Could I have directed events, I should have chosen, for the good of the...
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