Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Marye's Heights” in chapter 18 of Heros von Borcke, Memoirs of the Confederate War for Independence:
...d a fearful one, and the dead bodies lay thicker than I had ever seen before on any field of battle.
This was chiefly the case in front of the stone wall which skirts the sunken road at the foot of Marye's Heights .
The dead were here piled up in heaps six or eight deep.
General Ransom told us that our men were ordered not to commence firing until the enemy had approached within a distance of eighty yards; ...
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