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The Daily Dispatch: January 30, 1864., [Electronic resource], An important Measure. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: April 20, 1864., [Electronic resource], The Retirement of the enemy from the
Blackwater region. (search)
Spy arrested. Lynchburg, April 10. --A Yankee spy, under the assumed name of King, who is believed to be the comrade of Dr. R. Lugo, who was arrested in Rappahannock, has been arrested at Marion, Va., and recognised by returned prisoners from Camp Douglas as a Yankee detective from Chicago. When arrested he represented himself as Colonel of the 2d Virginia cavalry.
The Daily Dispatch: August 13, 1864., [Electronic resource], Additional from the
The Daily Dispatch: November 11, 1864., [Electronic resource],
Three hundred Dollars Reward. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: November 16, 1864., [Electronic resource], The War news. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: January 20, 1865., [Electronic resource], The education of disabled soldiers and soldiers children — an important question. (search)
Yankee Prisons. From two of our gallant soldiers, who have been for twenty months prisoners at Camp Douglas, near Chicago, we have received the following orders. They form a chapter in the history of Yankee prison life: Headquarters Post, Camp Douglas, Chicago, Illinois, September 28, 1864. General Order No. 95. The Colonel commanding has information which leads to the conclusion that there is an organization among the prisoners of war at Camp Douglas having for its objectCamp Douglas having for its object a combined attack to overpower the guard and effect an escape. Captivity is one of the incidents of war, and a prisoner has the right to escape if he can, taking the risks and consequences. The Colonel commanding blames no man for a desire to
d of B. J. Sweet, Colonel Eighth regiment, V. R. C. E. R. P. Shurly, A. A. G.
Office of Commissary of prison,Camp Douglas, Chicago, Illinois,November 23, 1863.
Order No. 1.
From time to time, prisoners of war have escaped from this c