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[correspondence of the Richmond Dispatch.]Camp news--health of the troops — Manufactures, &c., &c., Isle of Wight County, Va., February 1, 1862. There is but little news from the camps in this county. There is but little sickness, and all are in buoyant spirits. General Colston is winning golden opinions from all with whom he comes in contact. Young Crowder, committed for the murder of his comrade, Sturdivant, at Camp Pemberton, is in jail here awaiting further trial. As an exception to the almost extraordinary good health of the companies from this county, I regret to learn that Capt. Barnes has lost six of his men since the commencement of the new year, and that many other cases of sickness still exist in their ranks. To such an extent, indeed, has their health been impaired, by the unusual amount of duty they have performed at an exposed and disagreeable post, that efforts are being made to obtain a furlough for the entire command, to enable them to recuperate th
at a meeting of the Warrenton Riflemen, Company K. 17th regiment Virginia volunteers, held at their encampment near Centreville. Va, on the 1st day of February, 1862, the following resolutions were unanimously adopted by the Company. Whereas, it has pleased an all wise Providence to take from us by death, our esteemed fellow-soldier, John J. Smith-- Resolved, 1st. That we will ever cherish the memory of him whose many virtues we all so much admired — he was amiable, kind, generous and brave; and while we bow in submission to the will of God, we can but mourn over the loss of one who has thus been cut down in the prime of life. 2d. We deeply sympathize with his afflicted family in their sad bereavement. 3d. That these resolutions be published in the Richmond Dispatch, and a copy thereof furnished to the family of the deceased.