, who led a regiment under Garibaldi
, last year, arrived in Richmond
yesterday, for the purpose of offering his services to the Confederate Government.
Strong efforts were made to induce him to enter the army at the North
, but he preferred to fight for a free people, and has, therefore, after encountering various difficulties, succeeded in reaching Virginia
He exhibits scars received in battle under his distinguished chief in Europe
, and is ready now to defend a people who are here engaged in a struggle for independence.
His interviews with Gens. Beauregard
, and others, in the neighborhood of Manassas
, are represented to have been highly gratifying.