Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Col. Corcoran” in chapter 1, page 14 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2.:
...hill, and for a short time the contest was severe.
They rallied several times under fire, but finally broke and gained the cover of the hill.
This left the field open to the New York Sixty-ninth, Col. Corcoran , who, in his turn, led his regiment over the crest, and had in full open view the ground so severely contested.
The firing was very severe, and the roar of cannon, musketry, and rifles, incessant.
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