STATE OF VERMONT.
Adjutant and Inspector General's Office,
Woodstock, July 9, 1862.
General Order No. 8
In pursuance of a requisition made by the President of the United States upon the Governor of the State of Vermont, and in accordance with further communications from the War Department, making it necessary that an additional portion of the quota of troops from Vermont should be raised without delay, it is hereby ordered, that a regiment of infantry, to be denominated the Eleventh Regiment of Vermont Volunteers, be immediately raised in this State, to serve in the army of the United States for the term of three years, unless sooner discharged.
Recruiting stations will be established without delay, of which due notice will be given.
By order of his Excellency,
Governor and Commander-in-Chief.
PETER T. WASHBURN
Adjutant and Inspector General