Shortly after 5:30 a.m., Federals swept southward from the North Woods; Confederates, spotting the gleaming metal of bayonets through the cornstalks, opened fire. As a result of the back-and-forth battle, “every stalk of corn in the northern and greater part of the field was cut as closely as could have been done with a knife, and the [Confederates] slain lay in rows precisely as they had stood in their ranks a few moments before.” (Joe Hooker)
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