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Abstract from returns of troops in the District of Eastern Arkansas, Major General Benjamin M. Prentiss, U. S. Army, commanding, for July, 1863; headquarters Helena, Ark.

Present for duty.

Command. Officers. Men. Aggregate

present.

District headquarters 8 --- 8

Thirteenth Division, Sixteenth 169 2,838 4,400

Army Corps (Salomon)

Provisional Division (Kimball) 222 3,930 6,148

Total 399 6,768 10,556

Command. Aggregate Pieces of

present and field

absent. artillery.

District headquarters 8 ---

Thirteenth Division, Sixteenth 6,292 21

Army Corps (Salomon)

Provisional Division (Kimball) 8,137 6

Total 14,437 27

Troops in the District of Eastern Arkansas, Major General Benjamin M. Prentiss, U. S. Army, commanding, July 31, 1863.

THIRTEENTH DIVISION, SIXTEENTH ARMY CORPS.*

Brigadier General FREDERICK SALOMON.

First Brigade.

Colonel WILLIAM E. McLEAN.

43rd Indiana, Lieutenant Colonel John C. Major.

35th Missouri, Captain Elisha Vanderpool.

28th Wisconsin, Major Calvert C. White.

Second Brigade.

Colonel SAMUEL A. RICE.

29th Iowa, Colonel Thomas H. Benton, jr.

33rd Iowa, Captain Andrew J. Comstock.

36th Iowa, Colonel Charles W. Kittredge.

33rd Missouri, Lieutenant Colonel William H. Heath.

Cavalry.+

Colonel POWELL CLAYTON.

1st Indiana, Major Julian D. Owen.

5th Kansas, Lieutenant Colonel Wilton A. Jenkins.

Artillery.

1st Missouri, Battery K, Captain Stillman O. Fish.

3rd Iowa Battery, Captain Mortimer M. Hayden.

5th Ohio Independent Battery, Lieutenant Anthony B. Burton.

PROVISIONAL DIVISION.

Brigadier General NATHAN KIMBALL.

First Brigade.++

Colonel WILLIAM H. GRAVES.

43rd Illinois, Captain Samuel Shimminger.

61st Illinois, Lieutenant Colonel Simon P. Ohr.

106th Illinois, Major John M. Hart.

12th Michigan, Lieutenant Colonel Dwight May.

Second Brigade.

Colonel JONATHAN RICHMOND.

18th Illinois, Colonel Daniel H. Brush.

54th Illinois, Lieutenant Colonel Augustus H. Chapman.

126th Illinois, Major William W. Wilshire.

22nd Ohio, Lieutenant Colonel Homer Thrall.

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*Transferred from Thirteenth to Sixteenth Army Corps, under General Orders, Headquarters Sixteenth Army Corps, July 29.

+Temporarily attached to Thirteenth Division, July 7, 1863.

++Transferred from Snyder's Bluff, Miss., to Helena, Ark., July 28-31.

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