Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: November 10, 1862., [Electronic resource].
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General Loring and the Enlisting Difficulties in Southwestern Virginia. General Loring has made the following report to the Secretary of War relative to the obstacles it is alleged he threw in the way of recruiting for the Virginia State Line under Gen. Floyd: Headq's Dep't Western Virginia, Charleston, Va., Sept. 22, 1862. Hon. Geo. W. Randolph,Secretary of War, Richmond, Va. Sir: --I observe in the late message of the Governor of the State certain charges that, exceeding my authority as a Confederate officer, I had improperly and mischievously interfered with the non-conscripts in Southwest Virginia, and demoralized the militia. Deprecating a controversy with the Governor, and disclaiming accountability to him for my official acts, I deem it proper to lay my action on the subject before you. In accordance with your telegram of August 15th, stating "persons in the employment of the Government are not regarded as ble to militia duty," and directing me "to re