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No. 9.-report of J. F. Belton, Acting Assistant Adjutant-General, C. S. Army.

headquarters Department of East Tennessee, Knoxville, Tenn., June 11, 1862.
Allston has just reported that enemy fired on his pickets at Wilson's Gap yesterday morning. Sent a company up to support, and heard at 2 o'clock they had some fighting and been driven back. Ashby then went up with parts of three companies to ascertain the state of affairs, but had not reported at 9 p. m., when courier left.

J. F. Belton, Acting Assistant Adjutant-General. Maj. Gen. E. Kirby Smith, Chattanooga, Tenn.

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