War of the Rebellion: Serial 040 Page 0015 Chapter XXXVII. CORRESPONDENCE, ETC.-UNION.

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is always liable to be cut in two before it can be concentrated, and, with the facilities of the enemy getting information, is dangerous.

Until I hear from General Wright, carry out the suggestions hereto-fore made.

J. D. COX.

Abstract from consolidated morning report of the Army of the Potomac, Major General Joseph Hooker commanding, for January 31, 1863; headquarters, camp near Falmouth, Va.

Present for duty.

Command. Officers. Men.

General and staff. 61 2

Escort to headquarters, Captain T. 3 71

L. Motley.

Squadron of cavalry, Captain J. B. ..... .....

McIntyre.

Provost-guard, Brigadier General 160 2,670

M. R. Patrick.

Regular Engineer Battalion, 1 360

Lieutenant Charles E. Cross.

Volunteers Engineer Brigade, 25 492

Brigadier General D. P. Woodbury.

Chief quartermaster, Lieutenant 28 451

Colonel Rufus Ingalls.

U. S. Signal Corps, Captain S. T. 27 81

Cushing.

Artillery Reserve, Captain G. A. 47 1,381

De Russy.

Rigth Grand Division, Major 1,862 33,406

General D. N. Couch.

Center Grand Division, Major 1,844 34,129

General George G. Meade.

Left Grand Division, Major General 2,183 40,817

W. F. Smith.

Grand Reserve Division, Major 1,541 27,881

General Franz Sigel.

Defenses of Washington, Major 2,028 42,510

General S. P. Heintzelman.*

Total 9,810 184,251

Command. Aggregate Aggregate

present. present and

absent.

General and staff. 63 63

Escort to headquarters, Captain T. 83 101

L. Motley.

Squadron of cavalry, Captain J. B. .... ....

McIntyre.

Provost-guard, Brigadier General 3,374 4,520

M. R. Patrick.

Regular Engineer Battalion, 430 486

Lieutenant Charles E. Cross.

Volunteers Engineer Brigade, 630 2,102

Brigadier General D. P. Woodbury.

Chief quartermaster, Lieutenant 608 687

Colonel Rufus Ingalls.

U. S. Signal Corps, Captain S. T. 138 202

Cushing.

Artillery Reserve, Captain G. A. 1,632 1,886

De Russy.

Rigth Grand Division, Major 42,827 64,700

General D. N. Couch.

Center Grand Division, Major 42,970 62,616

General George G. Meade.

Left Grand Division, Major General 50,282 71,368

W. F. Smith.

Grand Reserve Division, Major 34,306 47,814

General Franz Sigel.

Defenses of Washington, Major 62,077 70,205

General S. P. Heintzelman.*

Total 239,420 326,750

Command. Aggregate Pieces of

last artillery.

return.

General and staff. 65 ......

Escort to headquarters, Captain T. .... ......

L. Motley.

Squadron of cavalry, Captain J. B. 215 .....

McIntyre.

Provost-guard, Brigadier General 4,633 .....

M. R. Patrick.

Regular Engineer Battalion, 491 .....

Lieutenant Charles E. Cross.

Volunteers Engineer Brigade, 2,144 ......

Brigadier General D. P. Woodbury.

Chief quartermaster, Lieutenant 686 .....

Colonel Rufus Ingalls.

U. S. Signal Corps, Captain S. T. 201 ......

Cushing.

Artillery Reserve, Captain G. A. 1,866 62

De Russy.

Rigth Grand Division, Major 65,755 98

General D. N. Couch.

Center Grand Division, Major 62,826 60

General George G. Meade.

Left Grand Division, Major General 73,301 112

W. F. Smith.

Grand Reserve Division, Major 48,467 76

General Franz Sigel.

Defenses of Washington, Major 69,475 640

General S. P. Heintzelman.*

Total 330,095 1,048

Present for duty, equipped. Infantry.

Command. Officers. Men.

General and staff. .... ....

Escort to headquarters, Captain T. .... ....

L. Motley.

Squadron of cavalry, Captain J. B. .... ....

McIntyre.

Provost-guard, Brigadier General 134 1,900

M. R. Patrick.

Regular Engineer Battalion, 1 360

Lieutenant Charles E. Cross.

Volunteers Engineer Brigade, 25 492

Brigadier General D. P. Woodbury.

Chief quartermaster, Lieutenant .... ....

Colonel Rufus Ingalls.

U. S. Signal Corps, Captain S. T. .... ....

Cushing.

Artillery Reserve, Captain G. A. 2 87

De Russy.

Rigth Grand Division, Major 1,589 27,960

General D. N. Couch.

Center Grand Division, Major 1,582 28,878

General George G. Meade.

Left Grand Division, Major General 1,918 34,599

W. F. Smith.

Grand Reserve Division, Major 1,303 23,833

General Franz Sigel.

Defenses of Washington, Major 949 20,206

General S. P. Heintzelman.*

Total 7,503 138,315

Present for duty, equipped.

Cavalry.

Command. Officers. Men.

General and staff. .... ....

Escort to headquarters, Captain T. 3 71

L. Motley.

Squadron of cavalry, Captain J. B. .... ....

McIntyre.

Provost-guard, Brigadier General 19 656

M. R. Patrick.

Regular Engineer Battalion, .... ....

Lieutenant Charles E. Cross.

Volunteers Engineer Brigade, .... ....

Brigadier General D. P. Woodbury.

Chief quartermaster, Lieutenant 14 437

Colonel Rufus Ingalls.

U. S. Signal Corps, Captain S. T. .... ....

Cushing.

Artillery Reserve, Captain G. A. .... ....

De Russy.

Rigth Grand Division, Major 153 3,423

General D. N. Couch.

Center Grand Division, Major 133 2,940

General George G. Meade.

Left Grand Division, Major General 172 3,162

W. F. Smith.

Grand Reserve Division, Major 147 2,250

General Franz Sigel.

Defenses of Washington, Major 40 452

General S. P. Heintzelman.*

Total 681 13,391

Present for duty, equipped.

Artillery.

Command. Officers. Men.

General and staff. .... ....

Escort to headquarters, Captain T. .... ....

L. Motley.

Squadron of cavalry, Captain J. B. .... ....

McIntyre.

Provost-guard, Brigadier General .... ....

M. R. Patrick.

Regular Engineer Battalion, .... ....

Lieutenant Charles E. Cross.

Volunteers Engineer Brigade, .... ....

Brigadier General D. P. Woodbury.

Chief quartermaster, Lieutenant .... ....

Colonel Rufus Ingalls.

U. S. Signal Corps, Captain S. T. .... ....

Cushing.

Artillery Reserve, Captain G. A. 45 1,294

De Russy.

Rigth Grand Division, Major 44 1,574

General D. N. Couch.

Center Grand Division, Major 57 2,033

General George G. Meade.

Left Grand Division, Major General 68 2,311

W. F. Smith.

Grand Reserve Division, Major 41 1,434

General Franz Sigel.

Defenses of Washington, Major 358 8,341

General S. P. Heintzelman.*

Total 613 16,987

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*But see abstract from returns of the Defense for same period.

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