Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Sergeant David Leips” in chapter 1.27 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 35.:
...against overwhelming odds.
A shell exploded and killed Lieutenant Peters, a very gallant officer, the coolest man I have ever seen under fire.
Lieutenant Douthatt fell mortally wounded.
Orderly- Sergeant David Leips was shot through the head, and, rammer in hand, died beside his gun. Many were killed, and many wounded.
The ammunition was exhausted.
Above the roar and rattle rose the scream of the war horse.
† This entity has been selected by the automated classifier as the most likely match in this context. It may or may not be the correct match.