n the leg yesterday, but not dangerously.
Fredericksburg was occupied by the enemy Sunday night.
The enemy have three pontoon bridges over the Rappahannock.
The town is said to be filled with Yankee wounded — the number being estimated as high as 15,000.
The enemy's loss thus far is believed to be 30,000--some have it 40,000.
Stuart's cavalry have been unceasingly fighting and pursuing the enemy, and have done excellent service.
Our position is very strong.
Grant has issued orders congratulating his troops on their success --telling them that Petersburg was in the hands of the Yankees, and begging them to fight bard.
Our troops, though wearied, are in good fighting plight, and confident of final success.
The enemy, in a raid around our lines, captured a few of Ewell's ordnance wagons, and recaptured some of their prisoners on their way to the railroad.
Up to noon to-day there has been no general engagement, but some skirmishing, and oc
, as the road he has taken will bring him to the river in the vicinity of City Point.
List of cavalry captured by Sheridan on his way down.
On their way down the road the Yankee raiders captured the following persons.--They stopped at a farm and allowed the prisoners to make out a list, which was left with the farmer to be sent to Richmond:
Co. I, 5th, Va, Cavalry.--1st Lieut. W R Sticklin, 2d Lieut F C Boston; Sergeant W Lipscomb, Corporal A D Johnson; Privates M R Woodson, J J Wood, B J. Bowls, J W McGec, J W Burgess, J A Tompkins, S A Dobhella, J C Maddux, T W Brockenborough, W H Davis, B M Modend, Co. G--Privates G M Creasy, J V Garland, A S Brinkley, J A Land.
Co B, 15th Va cavalry — Privates M F West.
Co G, 3d Va cavalry, captured May 9th, 1864--Sergt S F Coleman, Corp'l M J Wilson, Privates T H Adams, T E Cobell, J W Goodman, J A Hendrick, B W Baldwin, W J Robinson, J S Robinson.
Co E, 2d Va cavalry — Private R M West.
As this list was written very indistin