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A Little Union Scout

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Published: 1904
Language: English
Wordcount: 36,326 / 103 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 81.2
LoC Category: PN
Downloads: 623
Added to site: 2007.12.16
mnybks.net#: 19394

The adventures of a Union scout whose name was Captain Frank Leroy.

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etrically opposite point of view, knew that the thing to do was to prevent the capture of the battery, and so he increased the pressure upon the Federal rear to such an extent that his opponent had no time to attend to the Confederate battery.

The Union commander was a very able man and had established a reputation as a good fighter. So now, with perfect coolness, he managed to present a very strong front where the rear had been, and he made desperate efforts to protect his flank. But he was too late. Forrest said afterward that it was as pretty a move as he had ever seen, and that if it had been made five minutes sooner it would probably have saved the day.

Just as the movement was about to be completed it was rendered useless by the charge of Forrest's escort, a picked body of men, led by the General in person. In the circumstances such charges were always irresistible. Before the Federals could recover, the Confederate general, by means of a movement so sudden that no commander could have for

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