Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Major Sturgis” in chapter 198 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2.:
...ng for the departed hero.
He sleeps his last sleep, he has fought his last battle, No sound shall awake him to glory again.
The battle raged for two hours more, the command devolving upon Major Sturgis .
The enemy made repeated attempts to retake the heights from which they had been driven, but were gallantly repulsed each time.
The Kansas regiments behaved with a bravery seldom or never equalle...
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