[From the Western
(Charlotte, N. C.
, May 21, 1861.]
First regiment (N. C.) Volunteers.
This regiment is now complete, and three companies of it left Raleigh
on Saturday last for Virginia
The balance will follow on Tuesday.
The following are the officers of the regiment:
Daniel H. Hill
C. C. Lee
J. H. Lane
J. M. Poteat
John Henry Wayt
Dr. Peter Hines
, assistant surgeons
Rev. Edwin A. Yates
were appointed from the ranks of the Hornets' Nest
A change has been made in the companies composing the regiment.
The Fayetteville Independent company has been substituted for the Randalsburg Riflemen
, so the regiment stands thus:
Light Infantry—Captain Ashe
E—Buncombe Riflemen—Captain McDowell
Light Infantry—Captain Starr
G—Burke Rifles—Captain Avery
Independent Light Infantry—Captain Huske
I—Enfield Blues—Captain Bell
K—Southern Stars—Captain Hoke
This regiment is said to be the finest-looking body of men ever assembled in the State