Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Lieutenant Meiggs” in chapter 43 of The Annals of the Civil War Written by Leading Participants North and South:
...hey came alongside of them, the scouts wheeled and demanded a surrender, when they were fired upon by their opponents.
They proved to be Lieutenant Meiggs, of Sheridan's staff, and two orderlies.
Lieutenant Meiggs ' shot passed through Martin's body, but he braced himself, returned the fire, and killed Meiggs.
The other two scouts captured one of the orderlies.
The other made his escape, and reported to She...
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