Brigadier-General J. E. B. Stuart
, commanding the cavalry in the army of Eastern Virginia, has been promoted to the rank of Major General
, who commanded the recent successful cavalry exploit at Murfreesboro', Tenn.
, has been promoted to the rank of Brigadier General
. Col. Fitzhugh Lee
, of the 1st Virginia cavalry, to be Brigadier General
, of the 11th Louisiana regiment, to be Brigadier-General Brig. Gen. Wade Hampton
has been assigned to the command of a brigade of cavalry.