FAIRFAX COURT-HOUSE, VA.,
[October 10, 1862]- 1.30 p. m.
Acting Assistant Adjutant-General:
Captain Conger, Third Virginia Cavalry, whom I sent to Aldie last night with 60 cavalry, reports the following:
ALDIE, 6.30 P. M.
All right, Nobody here; all gone to Middleburg. First Lieutenant [George F.] Means rebel, of Ball's was cavalry, was killed yesterday in the fight; also one private and Captain Ball's brother wounded.
Captain Gardner from Centreville, has just come in with 45 men. We will move out toward Middleburg.
OCTOBER 9-12, 1862.-Stuart's Expedition into Maryland and Pennsylvania.
SUMMARY OF THE PRINCIPAL EVENTS.
October 10, 1862.- Skirmishes at McCoy's, or Kinsell's Ferry, and near Green Spring Furnace, Md.
Capture of Signal Station on Fiarview Heights, Md.
Capture of Chambersburg, Pa.
11, 1862.- Skirmish near Gettysburg, Pa.
12, 1862.- Skirmish near month of the Monocacy, Md.
Skirmish at White's Ford, Md.
Numbers 1.- Major General John E. Wool, U. S. Army, commanding the Middle Department.
Numbers 2.- Major General George B. McClellan, U. S. Army, commanding army of the Potomac.
Numbers 3.-Major Albert J. Myer, Chief Signal Officer, U. S. Army.
Numbers 4.-Brigadier General John R. Kenly, U. S. Army, commanding at Williamsport.
Numbers 5.-Captain Thomas Logan, Twelfth Illinois Cavalry.
Numbers 6.-Brigadier General Alfred Pleasonton, U. S. Army, commanding Cavalry division.
Numbers 7.-Brigadier General William W. Averel U. S. Army, commanding First Cavalry Brigade.
Numbers 8.-Colonel Richard H. Rush, Sixth Pennsylvania Cavalry.
Numbers 9.-Brigadier General George Stoneman, U. S. Army, commanding division.
Numbers 10.- Brigadier General J. H. Hobart Ward, U. S. Army, commanding Second Brigade.
Numbers 11.-Colonel Henry G. Staples, Third maine Infantry.
Numbers 12.-Lieutenant Colonel Moses B. Lakeman, Third Maine Infantry.
Numbers 13.-Colonel Elijah Wlaker, Fourth Maine Infantry.
Numbers 14.-Colonel Thomas W. Egan, Fortieth New York Infantry.
Numbers 15.-Lieutenant Colonel Ewind R. Biles, Ninety-ninth Pennsylvania Infantry.
Numbers 16.-General Robert E. Lee, C. S. Army, commanding Army of Northern Virginia.
Numbers 17.-Major General J. E. B. Stuart, C. S. Army, commanding Cavalry Division.
Numbers 18.-Brigadier General Wade Hampton, C. S. Army, commanding Cavalry Brigade.
Numbers 19.-Correspondence and orders relating to movements of the Union forces.