Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Wm. W. Gilmer” in article 9 of The Daily Dispatch: may 11, 1861., [Electronic resource]:
...een appointed a Colonel of Volunteers.
Mr. Strange is a fine officer, and was long the principal of a military academy in Norfolk, and for some years in Charlottesville.
Our energetic friend, Wm. W. Gilmer , Esq., is making herculean efforts in this and adjoining counties to procure suitable artillery horses for the State.
The Quartermaster's Department will not suffer in such hands.
Col. Fry ha...
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