Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Col. McCook” in chapter 4 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2.:
... us and our way of retreat.
Why they failed, having once secured it, to pursue this enormous advantage, it is impossible to conjecture.
I am inclined to believe that the coolness and precision of Col. McCook of the 1st Ohio regiment saved us from this disaster.
It is certain Col. McCook displayed a firm resistance to the charge which menaced him, and that the enemy wavered, and then withdrew.
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