The Confederate force at Roanoke.After the immense parade of fifteen Federal regiments, and thirty-one steamers and gunboats, mounting ninety-four guns, in the columns of the Herald, Bennett is compelled to admit the unequal Confederate force opposed to them in the publication of the following list of the
Major General Commanding...R. O. Hill. Brigadier General...H. A. Wise.
Romer's Light Artillery, Captain Romer. Richmond Blues, Captain O. Jennings Wise.
Colonel...R. S. Ewall.
Lieutenant Colonel...J. H. Richardson.
Major...Thomas E. Goode.
Companies.Chesterfield Guard, Captain William B. Ball. Governor's Guard, (Richmond,) Captain J. S. Cabell. Hanover Volunteers, Captain Williams C. Wickham. Henrico Volunteers, Captain Z. S. Magruder. Amelia Volunteers, Captain S. S. Welseger. Goochland Guard, Captain Julian Harrison. Mecklenburg Volunteers, Captain W. H. Jones. Pittsylvania Volunteers, Captain C. H. Flournoy. Cumberland Volunteers, Captain Henry R. Johnson. Charlotte Volunteers, Captain John G. Smith.
Second regiment.Colonel...Frederick Henningsen. Lieutenant Colonel...Frank Anderson. Major...--Lauson.
Companies.Mississippi Rangers, Capt. Imboden. Richmond Blues, Capt. Lewis. University company, Capt. Crane. --company, Capt. McComas. Sykstown (Mississippi) Rangers, Capt. McDonald. --company, Capt. Farish. --company, Capt. Smeed.
Third regiment.Colonel...J. L. Davis. Lieut.-Colonel...--Clarkson. Major...--Bacon. Adjutant...--Pearce.
Companies.First company, Captain Semmes. Second company, Captain Pollock. Third company, Captain Jones. Fourth company, Captain A. R. Courtney.
Seventh North Carolina regiment.Colonel...--Shaw. Major...E. D. Hall.
CompaniesCedar Creek company, Captain Nixon. Gray's Creek company, Captain Marsh. Pine Foresters, Captain Ray. Columbus Guard, Captain J. W. Ellis. Halifax Light Infantry, Capt. W. R. Pope. Dublin Rifles, Captain Thomas S. Keenan. Oak City Guard, Captain W. H. High. Gullford Grays, Captain John Sloan.
Twenty-Fourth Georgia regiment.Colonel...--McMillan. Lieutenant Colonel...--Sanders. Major...R. E. McMullan.
Companies.Glade Guard, Captain Poole. McMillan Guard, Captain Porte. Nachooe's Volunteer, Captain Leonard. Thomas's Guard, Captain Donovan. Banks Volunteers, Captain Chandler. White Marksmen, Captain Sumter. Independent Blues, Captain Mattox.
Miscellaneous battalions.North Carolina regiment, Col. Jordan. Infantry battalion, Lieut.-Col. Glubs. Infantry battalion, Lieut. Col. Patton. Infantry battalion, Major DeMald. Infantry battalion, Major Stanley. Infantry battalion, Major Mowry. Infantry battalion, Major Hansborough.
The spirit that Animates our Volunteers.--The following extract from a letter written by one of the Richmond Grays, we are well assured embodies the sentiments of our patriotic volunteers:
My Dear Mother: