Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Colonel Wiley” in chapter 16, page 225 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 8.:
... within fifty paces of the rifle-pits.
Here he met a severe fire from the front and right flank.
At the latter point, the enemy's line of works bent toward his front, and enabled him to pour upon Colonel Wiley 's line an enfilading fire.
Near a fourth of the men were struck down here in advancing twenty-five or thirty paces, and the battalion was for a moment staggered by the withering musketry.
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