182.-Second Tennessee Regiment.
The following are the commanding officers
, Wm. B. Bate
; Quartermaster, M. W. Cluskey
, Dr. Kennedy
; Assistant Surgeon
, Dr. Erskine
The following are the company officers: A, Capt. Stephen White
; B, Capt. Anderson
; C, Capt. Chaney
; D, Capt. Henry Rutherford
; E, Capt.
,Hunt; F, Capt. T. D. White
; G, Capt. Erthman
; H, Capt. Dennison
; I, Capt. Tyre
; J, Capt. Humphrey Bate
The Carolina Grays
) is the flag company of the regiment.
The regiment is called the “Walker
legion,” in compliment to the Secretary of State
of the Southern Confederacy.
is from Gallatin county
, is a distinguished lawyer, and a man of undoubted ability; besides, he has acquired fame on the bloody fields of Mexico
(of Sumner county
) was one of the first to scale the walls of Monterey
at the siege of that place by the Americans
is also an old Mexican
volunteer, and a member of the Tennessee Legislature. M. W. Cluskey
, the Quartermaster
, (of the Memphis Avalanche
,) is well known to the whole country as the author of the “Political Text book,” and former Postmaster of the United States
House of Representatives; while the surgeons of the regiment are both members of the Legislature, and leading members of their profession.
The regiment is made up of citizens of Davidson
, and Shelby counties
, and is composed of the very best material.
They came here for the purpose of going to Washington
They are more than willing to have a hand in driving the Vandals from that place.--Richmond Examiner
, May 22.