Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Colonel Sweitzer” in chapter 142, page 538 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 8.:
...o. very rapidly.
Colonel W. T. Shaw, commanding the Second brigade, Third division, Sixteenth army corps, deserves great credit for the able manner in which he suppresses rebel cavalry charges.
Colonel Sweitzer , of the----Texas cavalry, undertook to break Colonel Shaw's lines by a charge.
Orders were given to reserve your fire, boys, until he gets within thirty yards, and then give it to him.
As the ca...
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