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Object Name Testimony
Catalog Number 1925.072.00020
Date July 25,1862
Scope & Content Volunteer Aid Elliott Johnston 's Statement Regarding Specifications Against Brigadier General Richard B. Garnett, July 25, 1862

Physical Appearance: July 25, 1862 - Rich[mon]d, [Virginia] - Written statement by Elliott Johnston, Volunteer Aid to Brigadier General R[ichard] B[rooke] Garnett during the Battle of Kernstown, March 23, 1862. Comments on each of the specifications of the charge. Signed "Elliott Johnston" 3 legal-size pp. Marks: "G-386 H" at upper left corner of page [1]. <> "Elliot Johnsont answer to charge and specification against Gen. Garnett." A photocopy of the statement is also available.
Archival History Johnston's statement was formerly located in the MC 3 G-386 files. It was transferred to CML Collection / Garnett in August 2002.
People Garnett, Richard Brooke
Grigsby, Andrew
McLaughlin, William
Jackson, Thomas Jonathan (Stonewall)
Johnston, Elliot
Subjects Military leadership
Military officers
Military personnel
Military retreats
Military tactics
Militia movements
Militias
Infantry
Trials
Accusing
Movement
Specifications
Charges
Accusations