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From General Wise's command — the losses at Roanoke Island.
Lt. Col. Claiborn, of the Independent North Carolina Regiment, commanded by Col. Green, which was captured on Roanoke Island, arrived here last night.
He left Gen. Wire's camp in Currituck, North Carolina, at o'clock Thursday night. We learn from him the followinRoanoke Island, arrived here last night.
He left Gen. Wire's camp in Currituck, North Carolina, at o'clock Thursday night. We learn from him the following facts:
On Thursday at 3 o'clock six of the gunboats (side-wheel steamers) of the enemy appeared of the month of the Albemarle and Currituck canal, and fired a few cannon shots at the camp of Gen. Wise, then at the bridge a mile or so distant.
The General deemed it proper to withdraw toward Currituck Court-House, as he hadhe boats while observed.
General wise had only some 1200 men. Hen ningsen' batteries were not with him.
On Tuesday, a flag of truce steamer went over to Roanoke Island, and returned to Norfolk on Thursday evening, bringing the bodies of Captains Wise and Coles, and Lieut.
selden, accompanied by Dr. Cole, Surgeon of the Wise