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The Daily Dispatch: October 16, 1862., [Electronic resource] 11 1 Browse Search
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which was evidently coming down. A courier was immediately dispatched to Capt. C. R. Moyson, commanding a detached squadron, consisting of company E, Capt. Moyson's Capt. Moyson's own company, with detachments from companies A and B, Starnes's cavalry, informing him of the near approach of the enemy's fleet.--Immediately upon the captain's rececovered and filled with Hessians. As she got precisely opposite our force, Captain Moyson, in a loud and distinct voice, gave the command "fire," which was respondedas nothing more could be accomplished by remaining in our present position. Capt Moyson fell back to a convenient and safe place to watch the movements of the enemydusk, in the burning of the town of Prentiss without leaving a house.--After Capt. Moyson fired, the gunboat "Q," which had nearly reached Prentiss, turned and went bt on fire. No more disturbance was made during the remainder of the night. Capt. Moyson had the place besieged all night, ready to attack them in case they should l