Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Lieut.-Col. Massett” in chapter 17, page 92 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 5.:
...ed to the rear.
His aid-de-camp and brother, Lieut. Howard, also fell wounded.
Colonel Cross took command, the enemy having begun to fall back.
Col. Miller of the Eighty-first Pennsylvania, and Lieut.-Col. Massett , of the Sixty-first New-York, were killed outright.
Soon the enemy recovered and made another fierce dash.
Cross ordered the gallant Fifth New-Hampshire to charge again, and led them in person.
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