Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Major Sykes” in chapter 122, page 377 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2.:

...tly strengthened the enemy, their fire was increased, and, before that fire, our men retreated. If they had been properly commanded, they might have retreated in good order, like the regulars under Major Sykes ; but this, and the want of experience, gave rise to a panic, which soon swept every thing before it, and carried our army, like a tumultuous mob, from Manassas to Washington. The day was so close...

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