April 4, 1862
Among the prisoners taken by the Yankees at Newbern we learned the name of Robert Meltier, a young man of Nansemond county. He was a member of Capt. Mayo’s company.
Capt. Wm. T. Parker, formerly of Nansemond commanded a company from Gates in Col. Avery’s Regiment. He fought bravely, losing 6 of his men.
Jones, formerly of
[Transcribed by Sharon Strout]