"Orderly, take the company back into the abatis, and look for the boys," ordered Capt. McGillicuddy.
He got his smashed with a bullet comin' through the abatis, and's bin mournin' about 'em ever since.
Bring in that man that skulked when the boys were going for that abatis.
He also carried in and made an abatis between himself and the enemy.
Again, at double-quick, the column went forward to within fifty yards of the fort, to meet there another line of abatis.
The Rebels tore away their own abatis, and in less than a minute were inside the fort.
They were now exactly opposite the Death Angle and only a few yards from the abatis.
Without making the least noise, Si reached the edge of the abatis.
Between these pits and the Fort were wire entanglements, running from stump to stump, and also an abatis.
He was sure that this led through the abatis, and the rebel was coming down it.