irmish then took place, in which a number of the enemy were killed, how many the Sergeant does not know.
Many bodies were seen on the ground, and several were taken into the Court-House, and seen there by one of our cavalry, who was a prisoner in the Court-House for a short time, and afterwards made his escape.
The following is the report by the Sergeant of our loss:--
Corporal Max, ball through the hip1
Corporal Turner, ball in the ankle1
Private Lynch, ball in the hand1
Private Baggs, ball in the foot1
Five prisoners were captured by our troop, their names being as follows:--John W. Ryan, private of the Old Guard; H. F. Lynn, Prince William Cavalry; John A. Dunnington, Prince William Cavalry; F. W. Worders, Prince William Cavalry; W. F. Washington, son of the late Col. Washington, of the United States Army.
Having no good means of keeping prisoners here, they are sent to Headqu
eau, E. H. Brown, John E. Billups, Master's Mate; T. B. Bevill, Samuel Brockington, W. Beall, Thomas Butters, A. G. Bird, Oliver Bowen, J. W. Carey, G. W. Clemons, S. D. Churn, N. Canes, C. W. Dolvin, T. M. Duncan, James M. Diggs, Samuel DeForrest, D. M. Eaton, W. R. Davis, J. M. Fleetwood, William Fox, Mike Folliard, Wesley Fitzgerald, B. Grav, M. Gorman, Robert Harley, Thomas Hardin, L. G. Hudgins, Robert Hunt, R. J. Hockley, T. L. Hernandez, Jarvis Johnson, L. G. King, Charles Longman, Edward Lynch, J. P. Murphy, James McLeod, J. Maes, William Moulton, A. Messini, E. O. Murden, W. T. Morrell, J. W. Matherson, W. McBlair, Thomas Noland, George Nowrey, E. D. Newton, J. W. O'Neil, John Peits, F. F. Palingnest, Joseph Prebel, Patrick Quinn, G. W. Quarles, John Robinson, Daniel Relordon, W. B. Reed, Charles Smith, Patrick Smith, William Smith, L. H. Schofield, James Sylvanus, J. H. Schinblee, C. Schinblee, W. R. Shed, J. M. Sullivan, B. C. Shel- ton, W. W. Thomas, James Thurston, T. B.