4th Virginia cavalry, and are at Manassas with his command, are set down in the column of "Rebel garrison at Roanoke," viz: Chesterfield Guard, Governor's Guard, Han-over Dragoons, and Goochland Light Dragoons, Bennett names as the officers of these companies, in the order in which they are printed above: Capts. Wm. B. Ball, J. G. Cabell, Williams C. Wickham, and Julien C. Harrison.
They have all been promoted, as follows:
Lieutenant Colonel Wm. B. Ball, on duty in the Peninsula; Julien Harrison, Lieutenant Colonel, and J. G. Cabell, Major Sixth Virginia Cavalry. Williams C. Wickham, Lieutenant Colonel Fourth Virginia Cavalry.
The four companies are now officered as follows:
Chesterfield Guard, W. B. Wooldridge, Captain Hanover Dragoons, W. B. Newton, Captain, Governor's Guard, Francis Chamberlain, Captain; Goochland Light Dragoons A. M. Hobson, Captain.
Not one of these companies were ever in the Wise Legion nor was ever Major Thomas E Goode in that organization.