Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Major Walton” in chapter 2 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2.:
...fire, and Lieut. Dearing pointed the piece.
Before the ball had well reached the point aimed at, a whole regiment of the enemy appeared in sight, going at double-quick down the Centreville road.
Major Walton immediately ordered another shot to help them along, as he said, and two were sent without delay right at them.
There was no obstruction, and the whole front of the regiment was exposed.
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