Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Colonel O'Kane” in chapter 1 of Col. John M. Harrell, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 10.2, Arkansas:
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When they arrived at a place called Cole Camp, they found there a body of home guards, whom Lyon and Blair had ordered to intercept the march of Jackson.
They were mostly Germans.
Colonel O'Kane , of a gallant Confederate command, surprised them at midnight and nearly annihilated them.
Their colonel, Cook, brother of the Cook who was hung at Harper's Ferry for participation in the John Bro...
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