The Red Badge of Courage

What caused other wounded soldiers to shift their attention away from the youth?

in chapter 9

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I think it is because the tattered soldier is asking his usual incoherent questions. Henry is able to join the procession without much notice,

"The youth fell back in the procession until the tattered soldier was not in sight. Then he started to walk on with the others.But he was amid wounds. The mob of men was bleeding..."