War of the Rebellion: Serial 056 Page 0292 KY.,SW.VA.,Tennessee,MISS.,N.ALA.,AND N.GA. Chapter XLIII.

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Abstract from the returns of the Department of the Ohio, Maj. General Ambrose E. Burnside, U. S. Army, commanding, for the month of November, 1863.

Present for duty.

Command. Officers. Men. Aggregate Aggregate

present. present

and

absent.

General headquarters 84 ---- 85 87

Newport Barracks, 6 84 122 126

Kentucky.

Ninth Army Corps:

Headquarters 17 10 27 31

First Division 194 2,720 3,490 6,774

Second Division 84 1,248 1,761 3,259

Unassigned 14 369 419 541

Total Ninth Army Corps 309 4,347 5,697 10,605

Twenty-third Army

Corps:

Headquarters 12 95 144 178

First Division 518 11,717 14,489 19,295

Second Division 178 3,225 3,978 5,554

Third Division 149 3,379 4,200 5,607

Engineer troops 1 28 39 55

Reserve Artillery 9 220 239 265

Total Twenty-third 867 18,664 23,089 30,954

Army Corps

Left Wing forces in 161 2,752 3,412 4,751

East Tennessee

Post of Cumberland Gap 83 1,998 2,477 2,953

Cavalry Corps 428 8,245 10,166 14,755

Dropped from return b

-----

-----

-----

-----

Grand total 1,938 36,090 45,048 64,231

Grand total according 1,913 34,631 44,594 63,719

to tri-monthly returns

for November 30.

Pieces of

artillery.

Command. Aggregate Heavy. Field. Station.

last

monthly

return.

General headquarters 82 --- --- Cincinnati and

Knoxville.

Newport Barracks, 510 --- ---

Kentucky.

Ninth Army Corps:

Headquarters 18 --- --- Knoxville.

First Division 6,581 --- 10 Do.

Second Division 3,368 --- 6 Do.

Unassigned 981 --- 4 Do.

Total Ninth Army Corps 10,948 --- 20

Twenty-third Army

Corps:

Headquarters 180 --- --- Knoxville.

First Division 15,286 22 94 Kentucky.

Second Division 5,654 --- 12 Knoxville.

Third Division 5,631 --- 16 Do.

Engineer troops 59 --- --- Do.

Reserve Artillery 363 --- (a) Do.

Total Twenty-third Army 27,173 22 122

Corps

Left Wing forces in ---- --- 10 Cumberland

East Tennessee Gap.

Post of Cumberland Gap 1,957 --- 21

Cavalry Corps 14,672 --- 32 East

Tennessee.

Dropped from return b 8,601 --- ---

Grand total 63,943 22 205

Grand total according 70,588

to tri-monthly returns

for November 30.

a Not reported on original.

b District of Ohio, Indiana and Michigan, and Illinois detached from this command November 16, 1863.

Abstract from returns of the Department of the Tennessee, Maj. General William T. Sherman, U. S. Army, commanding, for the month of November, 1863.

Present for duty.

Command. Officers. Men. Aggregate

present.

General headquarters 15 7 22

Fifteenth Army Corps

(Blair):

Headquarters 12 21 35

First Division (Osterhaus) 250 3,152 4,323

Second Division (M. L. 262 3,618 4,600

Smith)

Third Division (Tuttle) 218 3,588 4,729

Fourth Division (Ewing) 291 4,628 5,602

Total Fifteenth Army Corps 1,033 15,007 19,289

Pieces of

artillery.

Command. Aggregate Heav Field Station.

present and y. .

absent.

General headquarters 22 -- --

Fifteenth Army Corps

(Blair):

Headquarters 38 -- -- Chattanooga,

Tennessee

First Division (Osterhaus) 7,660 -- 14 Do.

Second Division (M. L. 7,317 -- 16 In the Field.

Smith)

Third Division (Tuttle) 6,468 -- 14 La Grange,

Tennessee

Fourth Division (Ewing) 8,090 -- 14 Cleveland,

Tennessee

Total Fifteenth Army Corps 29,573 -- 58