From the Richmond Examiner, 8/9/1862, p. 2, c. 4

ARRIVAL OF PRISONERS FROM LYNCHBURG. – A train last evening brought to this city five hundred and fifteen of the Yankee prisoners held at Lynchburg, who are included in the exchange agreed upon between the United States and the Confederate Governments. They were taken to Belle island, from whence they will be sent forward in a day or two.

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