Mosby and His Men: A Record of the Adventures of that Renowned Partisan Ranger, John S. Mosby, Colonel C.S.A. ; Including the Exploits of Smith, Chapman, Richards, Montjoy, Turner, Russell, Glasscock, and the Men Under Them
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Page 75 - Stoughton, USA, two captains, thirty other prisoners, together with their arms, equipments, and fifty-eight horses — justifies this recognition in General Orders. " This feat, unparalleled in the war, was performed in the midst of the enemy's troops, at Fairfax Court-house, without loss or injury. " The gallant band of Captain Mosby share the glory, as they did the danger of this enterprise, and are worthy of such a leader.
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