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Object Name Letter
Catalog Number 1925.072.00021
Collection CONFEDERATE MILITARY LEADERS COLLECTION
Date July 30, 1862
Scope & Content Letter and Statement from John Echols to Brigadier General Richard B. Garnett, July 30, 1862

Physical Appearance: July 30, 1862 - Letter from John Echols, in Richmond, [Virginia], to [Brigadier] Gen[era]l R[ichard] B[rooke] Garnett - Gives his statement of events at Kernstown on March 23. Signed "Jno. Echols" 1 page. Marks: "G 386 K" at upper left corner. >> Below: August 1, 1862 - Bedford County, Virginia} Attests that John Echols appeared before him this day and wrote the statement. Signed "R. D. Buford" Clerk of Circuit Court. A photocopy of this letter/statement is also available.
Archival History Echols' 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
Buford, R.D.
Echols, John
Grigsby, Andrew
Jackson, Thomas Jonathan (Stonewall)
Subjects Charges
Testimony
Statement
Courts
Trials
Military leadership
Military officers
Military personnel
Accusing
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