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John Echols

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Mar 20, 1823

Gen. John Echols was born in Lynchburg

1843

John Echols became a lawyer

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1861

John Echols was commissioned lieutenant colonel in the Confederate Army

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1862

John Echols served in the Kanawha Valley

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Nov 06, 1863

John Echols commanded Confederate forces at the Battle of Droop Mountain

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May 15, 1864

Union soldiers of the 1st and 12th West Virginia Infantry and West Virginia 1st Light Artillery fought at the Battle of New Market

1864

John Echols was assigned to command the District of Southwest Virginia

May 24, 1896

John Echols died at Staunton, Virginia


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