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t Fort Clark, a small battery recently erected, about three-fourths of a mile Northeast of Fort Hatteras. The guns were all badly mounted, and incapable of being worked to advantage. He must have had one company from Elizabeth City, one from Currituck, one or two from Martin, and, perhaps, one from Camden. Col. Martin dispatched a messenger to Beacon Island for four other companies of his command, which arrived there on Wednesday evening. viz: The Washington Grays, Capt. T. Sparrow; Tar River Boys, from Pitt, formerly commanded by Lieut. Col. Johnson; the Hertford Light Infantry, Capt. Sharp, and another whose name we have not. With this small force and an inefficient battery, he determined to give the enemy battle. About the time the action commences, Com. Barron. Col. Bradford, and Major Andrews, reached there from Newbern. We learn that Col. Bradford remarked, before leaving Newbern, that he knew the fort was indefensible before a strong force, but he intended to defend it
dnance. Surgeon W. M. Brown. Assistant Surgeon Wm. E. Poole; also Col. Bradford. Lieut Lasselle, Company L, Seventh Regiment North Carolina Volunteers. J. G. Carraway, Ordnance Officer--14. Roanoke Guards, Seventh Regiment North Carolina Volunteers--Capt. John C. Lamb, Second Lieutenant W. Brigs; non-commissioned officers and privates--100. Washington Grays--Capt. Sparren, Lieut. Shaw, Lieut. Whitaker, Lieut. Thomas; noncommissioned officers and privates--58. Tar River Boys--Lieut. M. F. Noyes, Lt. G. M. Daniver; non-commissioned officers and privates--70. Morris Guards--First Lieut. G. W. Grimes, Second Lieut. Morris, Third Lieut. Johnson; non-commissioned officers and privates--66. Lenoir Braves--Captain Sutton, Lieut. Kincey, Lieut. Ezzell; non-commissioned officers and privates--68. Independent Grays--Captain Cohover, Lieut. Hez. Lieut. Talhez; non-commissioned officers and privates--57. Hertford Light Infantry--Captain Sharpe, Li