List of casualties
Thirteenth North Carolina volunteers.
We have been kindly furnished a list of the wounded in the 13th regiment North Carolina volunteers, in Sunday's battle on the Rappahannock
The list embraces one hundred and forty- nine officers and privates, and many others, whose names were not known, are left out. The names of those who were killed and the most of those mortally wounded are also omitted.
This regiment suffered terribly, having lost in killed and wounded more than one-half of the entire number carried into action.
Among those who were wounded we will enumerate the following officers: Col.
A M Scales
and Adjutant H A Walker; Lieut Jas
, company A; Lieut S R Thornton
, company C; Capt
H A Rogers, company D; Lieut J D Boson, company E, Capt
J A Fuqua, company G; Capt
R H Ward
, company I; Capt
H L Guerrant
, company, K.
This gallant company were in the thickest of the fight near Fredericksburg
Among the casualties we have only heard of the following: Killed — Thomas Barksdale
Wounded — George Richardson
and — Royall
First Maryland Artillery
This corps, commanded by Capt. Dement
, defended an important position on the right of Marye's hill on Sunday morning, and did such service as to elicit the especial notice and commendation of Gen. Early
The following is a list of its casualties.
--Private William Roby
, of Charles county
; N. Pollett
, of Somerset county
; Dr. P. Duvall
, of Anue Arundel county.
--1st Lieut Join Gale
, of Somerset county
, severely; Sergeant Alex Young
, of Frederick City, slightly; Privates John T. Scharp
, of Baltimore
slightly; Richard S ed ham and Charles McNe
, slightly; Albert Tolson
, Prince George, slightly
We learn from Acting Adjutant Pader
, of the 5th Virginia cavalry, who was in Gloucester
on Monday last, that on Tuesday the Yankees
appeared in some force — artillery, cavalry, and infantry — at the Court House
and at Claysor's tan-yard.
About 300 in two separate made their way to Gloucester Point
The first lot went down on Tuesday, crossing at Aylett
's, in King William, where they captured and paroled a soldier named Saunders
The second party crossed at Walkerton
and destroyed a lot of commissary stores and wagons.
They took along only horses and such negroes as expressed a desire to go with them — At Carlton
's store in King
, they captured Lieut. Wm. C. Nunn
and private Clondis
, of the King
cavalry.--They carried Nunn
off with them and paroled Clondis.
and a comrade captured, when about one mile and a half from King William Court-House, two negroes belonging to John Pollard
, who mistook them for Yankees, and told them they had delivered up their master's horses to the enemy.
They were lodged in the county jail.
had sent them out as spies.
On Monday a regiment of Yankee cavalry mustered at Aylett
's, and another at the Court-House
Both were under Col. Kilpatrick
, commanding the brigade.
The troops came down to Mantua
on Friday, on the Mattaponi
, to cross, but two of our pickets had removed the boat.
has no doubt but that the cavalry who made their way to Gloucester Point
are the same engaged in the recent raid about Richmond
He saw them once or twice, and the people said the Yankees
had boasted of being in sight of Richmond
They were followed by negroes riding stolen horses.