one of its officers to Major-General Taliaferro, of the Virginia militia, April 19, 1861, he having just taken charge at Norfolk.
On April 21st the company marched to Suffolk, and was there (April 22d) mustered into the State service for twelve months by Brigadier-General Shands, of the Virginia militia, and reported for duty the same day at Norfolk.
At the expiration of its term of enlistment (twelve months) the company was reorganized for the war with largely increased numbers- W. N. Blow, Captain—at Currituck Courthouse, N. C., where it was then stationed.
At the evacuation of Norfolk this company brought up the rear of General Huger's command, and was the last company to march out of Norfolk, as it had been the first to march inNorfolk, as it had been the first to march in.
At the organization of the Confederate States Cavalry under Major-General Stuart, June, 1862, this company was assigned as Company M to the First Virginia Cavalry, Colonel Fitz Lee commanding, and was soon after transferred to the Fifth Regimen
enty-seventh Infantry, Lewisburg.
J. A. Lipps, Fiftieth Infantry, Wise Courthouse.
J. O. B. Crocker, Ninth Infantry, Norfolk.
T. B. Horton, Eleventh Infantry.
R. C. Gillispie, Forty-fifth Infantry, Fort Worth, Texas.
R. H. Miller, Forty-fouEighteenth Cavalry, Franklin, Pendleton county.
C. Frates, Third Infantry, Petersburg.
S. W. Garey, Third Infantry, Norfolk.
F. C. Barnes, Fifty-sixth Infantry, Marysville, Charlotte county.
J. H. Allen, Forty-eighth Infantry Battalion, Ballardsville, Boone county.
H. G. Brinkley, Forty-first Infantry, Norfolk.
C. F. Crisp, Tenth Infantry, Luray, Page county.
S. H. Finks Tenth Infantry, Madison Courthouse.
J. Long, Tenth Infantry, Bridgewater, Rockingham county.
John A. Donagthe Virginians.
Major Evan Rice, Tappahannock, Va.
Captain Chalkley, Chesterfield county, Va.
Captain Fitzgerald, Norfolk, Va.
Captain Haskins, Northern Valley of Virginia.
First Lieutenant Charles R. Darracott, Sturdevant's Battery, Richmon