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" A large portion of the brave and gallant officers and men I commanded would cheerfully have contested until the last cartridge had been expended and the bayonets worn to the sockets. I could not consent to the useless sacrifice of such brave men when... "
A Full and Correct Account of the Military Occurrences of the Late War ... - Page 374
by William James - 1818
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Cobbett's Weekly Political Register, Volume 22

Great Britain - 1812
...these savages have exhibited. A large portion of the brave and gallant officers and men I commanded would cheerfully have contested until the last cartridge...furnished with the necessary supplies of provisions, mili1 '. tary stores, clothing, and comforts for the lick, on pack horses, through a wilderness of...
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Cobbett's Political Register, Volume 22

William Cobbett - Great Britain - 1812
...exhibited. A large portion of the brave and gallant officers and men I commanded would cheerfully huve contested until the last cartridge had been expended,...necessary supplies of provisions, military stores, clothing, and comforts for the ģick, on pack horses, through a wilderness of 200 miles, filled with...
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The Historical Register of the United States: From the declaration of war in ...

Thomas H. Palmer - United States - 1814
...provisions. " A large portion," continues he, "of the brave and gallant officers and men I commanded, would cheerfully have contested until the last cartridge...it was impossible for me to sustain my situation." $ 15. The disasters accompanying this expedition did not end here. On the change of prospects in general...
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The Historical Register of the United States: From the declaration of war in ...

Thomas H. Palmer - United States - 1814
...provisions. " A large portion," continues he, " of the brave and gallant officers and men I commanded, would cheerfully have contested until the last cartridge...bayonets worn to the sockets. I could not consent to'fhe useless sacrifice of such brave men, when I knew it was impossible for me to sustain my situation."...
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The History of the War, Between the United States and Great-Britain, which ...

John Russell - United States - 1815 - 402 pages
...these savages have exhibited. A large portion of the brave and gallant officers and men I commanded would cheerfully have contested until the last cartridge...brave men, when I knew it was impossible for me to sustam my situation. It was impossible in the nature of things that an army could have been furnished...
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Sketches of the War, Between the United States and the British ..., Volume 1

Gideon Miner Davison, Samuel Williams - United States - 1815 - 496 pages
...these savages have exhibited. A large portion of the brave and gallant office is and men I commanded would cheerfully have contested until the last cartridge had been expended, and the ba}'onets worn to the sockets. I could not consent to the useless sacrifice of such brave men, when...
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The History of the War, Between the United States and Great-Britain, which ...

United States - 1816 - 402 pages
...these savages have exhibited. A large portion of the brave and gallant officers and men I commanded would cheerfully have contested until the last cartridge...to the useless sacrifice of such, brave men, when 1 knew it was impossible for me to sustain my situation. It was impossible in the nature of things...
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Official Letters of the Military and Naval Officers of the United States ...

John Brannan - United States - 1823 - 510 pages
...these savages have exhibited. A large portion of the brave and gallant officers and men I commanded would cheerfully have contested until the last cartridge...have been furnished with the necessary supplies of provision, military stores, clothing and comforts for the sick, or pack horses, through a wilderness...
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Official Letters of the Military and Naval Officers of the United States ...

John Brannan - United States - 1823 - 510 pages
...these savages have exhibited. A large portion of the brave and gallant officers and men I commanded would cheerfully have contested until the last cartridge...been expended, and the bayonets worn to the sockets. Icould not consent to the useless sacrifice of such brave men, when I knew it was impossible for me...
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Official Letters of the Military and Naval Officers of the United States ...

John Brannan - United States - 1823 - 510 pages
...these savages have exhibited. A large portion of the brave and gallant officers and men I commanded would cheerfully have contested until the last cartridge...been expended, and the bayonets worn to the sockets. 1 could not consent to the useless sacrifice of such brave men, when I knew it was impossible for me...
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