From the Richmond Dispatch, 1/8/1863, p. 1, c. 5

Prison Items. – The following prisoners were received at Castle Thunder yesterday: Sam Farmer and Jas Gallion, co D, 16th NC, desertion; Thos Bulger, from Libby Prison, to be returned to his regiment, by order of the Secretary of War; John Fitzpatrick and Thomas Daily, sent from ship Richmond by Capt. Pegram to be fed on bread and water; Wm Carney, steamer Beaufort, and Wm. Hid, ship Richmond, deserters; Wm Godfrey and Jno Whitaker, co D, 18th Va Battalion, sent in by Capt Newton; Thomas Doyle, Fayette Artillery, desertion; J H Bennett, sent for five days’ confinement by P M Griswold; James Gill for using abusive language to the enrolling officer, by order of Lieut. Blair.

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