The Richmond correspondent of the Charleston Courier
, of the 15th, has the following paragraph:--The filibusteros
who filled the world with so much angry declamation a few years ago, are figuring prominently in the Southern
armies at the present time.
The tall and martial Henningsen
left to-day for the West
, to assume the colonelcy of the Third regiment in Wise
will be his lieutenant-colonel.
Colonel Charles Carroll Hicks
is a lieutenant in a company of Colonel McLaw
's regiment, now at Yorktown
General Bob Wheat
greatly distinguished himself as commander of a New Orleans military corps at Manassas
, of Cuban fame, has a commission in the army.
, I see, is raising a company for the war in Georgia
An English filibuster, one Major Atkins
, a tall, big-whiskered, loose-trowsered, “haw-haw” specimen of a Londoner, who was with Garibaldi
, and who is “just over,” fought gallantly by the side of Wheat
, at Manassas