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her's, to mount his men; but, owing to his small force, was compelled to leave others behind. Dick Ashby was terribly cut up, one of his eyes being shot out, and his head and neck badly cut by balls. for the scene of action, asking the Captain to accompany me, which he willingly did. We went to Ashby's camp, located upon the farm of Col. Washington, six miles from here, but finding that the enemy were in force between us and the wounded men, that they (the enemy) had returned, and that Capt. Ashby had gone in pursuit of them with his whole force and Capt. Myers's company, we returned to thin Paddy Town, we have sent a force to surprise them. The expedition left before I returned from Ashby's Camp, or I would have joined them. Captain Ashby had 40 shots fired at him, and his escape Captain Ashby had 40 shots fired at him, and his escape was miraculous. His horse was short twice, and killed under him, and he was wounded slightly in the leg, which has not prevented him from pursing the enemy. This is a fighting regiment, the chapl