OR, Series 1, Vol. 47, Part 2, Page 1368

Goldsborough, March 10, 1865   4:45 a. m.
General Bragg
Kinston, N. C.
   Troop train with General Walthall and 354 men leaving now for Kinston. Many of them lack cartridge boxes and some lack arms. Have just started a train to Smithfield {North Carolina RR} for 100 more. Cheatham ought to be in Raleigh, but not yet heard from.
John B. Sale
Assistant Adjutant-General