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Appointment of Major General of the volunteer forces of Virginia.

Governor.Letcher has appointed Major Walter Gwyns to the office of Major General of the volunteer forces of Virginia. Major Gwyns is a graduate of West Point, an experienced and distinguished Virginian, and in believed to possess, in a high degree, the peculiar qualities of head, heart and nerve required at this moment in the commander of the military forces of Virginia. The appointment, we predict, will give satisfaction and confidence to the people.

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