|Object Name||GENERAL ORDERS --ORDERS, MILITARY|
|Collection||CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION|
|Scope & Content||
Head Quarters, North West Virginia Brigade, General Orders, June 2, 1863
Physical Appearance: June 2, 1863 - H[ea]d Qu[arte]rs N[orth] W[est] V[irgini]a Brigade, Buffalo Gap - Gen[eral] Orders, No. 23} Announcing the removal of the 25th and 31st Virginia Infantries from his brigade by General [Robert E.] Lee for service elsewhere. Expresses regret at their ordered departure and admiration for their service in the brigade. (Signed) J. D. Imboden, Brig[adier] Gen[era]l Com[man]d[in]g. Signed "G. W. McPhail" A[cting] A[ssistant] A[djutant] Gen[era]l. 2 pp. Three photocopies of the order and a typed transcript are also available in the folder.