A few days ago several men connected with the Volunteer Navy, aided by a detachment of the 5th Virginia cavalry, succeeded in capturing two Yankee steamers and a schooner.
They destroyed the steamers and bonded the schooner.
Fuller particulars of the affair we have not received.
The Daily Dispatch: March 8, 1864. Richmond Dispatch. 2 pages. by Cowardin & Hammersley. Richmond. March 8, 1864. microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mi : Proquest. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm.
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