Suffolk Christian Sun
February 14, 1862
Among the captured
at Roanoke Island, is Dr. W. O. Shepherdson, well known as “Bohemian,”
correspondent of the Richmond Dispatch.
Maj. Lawson was
severely wounded and is a prisoner.
Capt. O. J. Wise is reported dead.
and his artillery were at Elizabeth City, and have removed to Edenton.
All our guns in
the Batteries were spiked before surrendering to the Yankees.
[Transcribed by Sharon Strout]