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Doc. 88.-General McClellan's report. Huttonsville, Va., July 14, 1861. Col. E. D. Townsend, Ass't Adjutant-General: General Garnett and his forces have been routed and his baggage and one gun taken. His army are completely demoralized. General Garnett was killed while attempting to rally his forces at Carrackford, near St. George. We have completely annihilated the enemy in Western Virginia. Our loss is but thirteen killed and not more than forty wounded, while the enemy's lo
ill they had, in anticipation of a battle, dug a pit into which to throw the killed of the enemy, and labelled it For Union men.
The same pit was filled with their own ghastly dead. flint.
U. S. camp near Huttonville, Randolph Co., Va., Sunday, July 14, 1861
The campaign of Maj.-Gen. McClellan in Western Virginia has terminated in the complete destruction and rout of the rebel army.
Sublime was Gov. Letcher's proclamation to the people of Western Virginia, and fearful was the retribution