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" All these orders were obeyed with spirit and promptitude; but such was the impetuosity of the charge by the first line of infantry that the Indians and Canadian militia and volunteers were driven from all their coverts in so short a time, that although... "
Historical Collections of Ohio: Containing a Collection of the Most ... - Page 318
1849 - 599 pages
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History of the Discovery of America: Of the Landing of Our Forefathers, at ...

Henry Trumbull - Indians of North America - 1812 - 192 pages
...as not to give them time to .leu el again, or to form their lines. I also ordered Capt. M. CAMPBELL, who commanded the legionary cavalry, to turn the left....next the river, and which afforded a favorable field fop that corps to act in — al! those orders were obeyed with .spirit and prornlitucle ; but such...
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Travels in the Central Portions of the Mississippi Valley: Comprising ...

Henry Rowe Schoolcraft - America - 1825 - 459 pages
...followed by a brisk charge so as not to give them time to load again. I also ordered Capt. Moss Campbell, who commanded the legionary cavalry, to turn the left...of the enemy next the river, and which afforded a favourable field for that corps to act in. All these orders were obeyed with spirit and promptitude,...
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Travels in the Central Portions of the Mississippi Valley: Comprising ...

Henry Rowe Schoolcraft - America - 1825 - 459 pages
...followed by a brisk charge so as not to give them time to load again. I also ordered Capt. Moss Campbell, who commanded the legionary cavalry, to turn the left flank of the enemy next the river, and wMch afforded a favourable field for that corps to act in. All these orders were obeyed with spirit...
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The Life of George Washington: Commander in Chief of the Armies of the ...

David Ramsay - 1832 - 246 pages
...directed to make a considerable circuit, and to turn their right flank. These orders were executed with spirit and promptitude ; but such was the impetuosity of the charge made by the first line of infantry; so entirely were the enemy broken by it; and so rapid was the pursuit;...
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The national portrait gallery of distinguished Americans, Volume 1

James Barton Longacre, American Academy of the Fine Arts - United States - 1834
...obeyed with spirit and promptness. " But such," says the General, in his despatch, " was the intrepidity of the charge by the first line of infantry, that...Indians, and Canadian militia, and volunteers, were driven from all their coverts in so short a time, that, although every possible exertion was used by...
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A History of the Commonwealth of Kentucky

Mann Butler, George Croghan - Clark's Expedition to the Illinois - 1834 - 396 pages
...backs, followed by a brisk charge, so as not to give them time to load again, or to form their lines." "Such was the impetuosity of the charge, by the first line of infantry, that the Indians, Canadian militia and volunteers were driven from all their coverts, in so short a time, that although...
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A Memoir of the Public Services of William Henry Harrison, of Ohio

James Hall - 1836 - 323 pages
...flank of the enemy next the river, which afforded a favourable field for that corps to act in. " AH these orders were obeyed with spirit and promptitude ; but such was the impetuosity of the charge of the first line of infantry, that the Indians and Canadian militia and volunteers were driven from...
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A memoir of the public services of William Henry Harrison, of Ohio

James Hall - 1836 - 323 pages
...by a brisk charge, so as not to give them time to load again. I also ordered Captain Miss Campbell, who commanded the legionary cavalry, to turn the left flank of the enemy next the river, which afforded a favourable field for that corps to act in. " All these orders were obeyed with spirit...
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The life of George Washington: commander in chief of the American ..., Volume 2

John Marshall - Presidents - 1836
...directed to make a considerable circuit, and to turn their right flank. These orders were executed with spirit and promptitude ; but such was the impetuosity of the charge made by the first line of infantry, so entirely was the enemy broken by it, and so rapid was the pursuit,...
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The Life and Times of William Henry Harrison

Samuel Jones Burr - Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841 - 1840 - 300 pages
...CAMPBELL, who commanded the legionary cavnlry, to turn the left flunk of the enemy next the river, which afforded a favorable field for that corps to...were obeyed with spirit and promptitude ; but such WHS the impetuosity of the charge of the first line of infantry, that the Indians and Canadian militia...
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