Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Roanoke Island” in chapter 1.13 of John Esten Cooke, Wearing of the Gray: Being Personal Portraits, Scenes, and Adventures of War.:

...he other day, the following slip from a Norfolk paper of the year 1862: The Confederate steamer Arrow arrived here this morning, from Currituck, having communicated with a steamer sent down to Roanoke Island under a flag of truce. She brought up the bodies of Captain O. J. Wise, Lieutenant William Selden, and Captain Coles. Captain Wise was pierced by three balls, and Lieutenant Selden was shot through...
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Roanoke Island (North Carolina, United States) 1,553 2 141 0 0 user votes

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