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RICHMOND DEFENSES.

Colonel T. S. RHETT.

First Division, Inner Line.

Lieutenant Colonel J. W. ATKINSON.

10th Virginia Heavy Artillery Battalion, Major J. O. Hensley.

19th Virginia Heavy Artillery Battalion, Major N. R. Cary.

Second Division, Inner Line.

Lieutenant Colonel JAMES HOWARD.

18th Virginia Heavy Artillery Battalion, Major M. B. Hardin.

20th Virginia Heavy Artillery Battalion, Major J. E. Robertson.

Light Artillery.

Lieutenant Colonel C. E. LIGHTFOOT.

Alexandria Artillery, Captain D. L. Smoot.

Caroline Artillery, Captain T. R. Thornton.

Nelson Artillery, Captain J. H. Rives.

Surry Artillery, Captain J. D. Hankins.

Abstract from return of the Department of Richmond, Major General Arnold Elzey, C. S. Army, commanding, July 31, 1863.

Present for

duty.

Command. Offi-cers. Men. Effec-tive Aggre-gate Aggre-gate

total prese-nt. prese-nt and

pres-ent. absent

General Headquarters 11 - - 11 11

Ransom's division 614 8, 9, 10, 13,

833 394 464 581

Wise's brigade 169 2, 2, 2, 3,

263 484 949 753

Local Defense Forces 137 2, 2, 2, 2,

(G. W. C. Lee) 075 075 300 790

D. J. Godwin's 16 168 189 225 300

cavalry

Chaffin's Bluff 24 327 378 473 502

Drewry's Bluff 17 265 386 434 465

Richmond defenses 86 1, 1, 1, 2,

433 575 863 178

Grand total 1, 15, 16, 18, 23,

074 364 481 719 580

Troops in the Department of North Carolina, Major General W. H. C. Whiting, C. S. Army, commanding, July 31, 1863. +

DISTRICT OF THE CAPE FEAR.

Colquitt's Brigade.

12nd Georgia.

27th Georgia.

28th Georgia.

Kenasville.

Major GEORGE JACKSON.

7th Confederate Cavalry (three companies).

61st North Carolina (three companies).

5th South Carolina Cavalry (two companies).

City and River Defenses.

1st North Carolina Artillery Battalion, Company A.

3rd North Carolina Artillery Battalion.

10th North Carolina Artillery Battaion.

Z. T. Adams' (North Carolina) battery.

A. B. Paris' (Virginia) battery.

Obstruction batteries.

City Battalion.

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*Temporarily in the department.

+Original return gives neither actual commanders nor stations, excepting as above indicated.

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