[Indorsement Numbers 4.]
HEADQUARTERS HINDMAN'S DIVISION,
January 28, 1864.
Z. C. DEAS,
[Indorsement Numbers 5.]
HEADQUARTERS HINDMAN'S CORPS,
January 29, 1864.
Respectfully forwarded, asking that the same be transmitted to the War Department for such action as the circumstances demand.
T. C. HINDMAN,
[Indorsement Numbers 6.]
HEADQUARTERS DEPARTMENT OF TENNESSEE,
Dalton, Ga., January 30, 1864.
W. W. MACKALL,
Chief of Staff.
[Indorsement Numbers 7.]
ADJUTANT AND INSPECTOR GENERAL'S OFFICE,
February 10, 1864.
Respectfully referred to Lieutenant-General Polk, who is requested to cause a strict investigation into the circumstances herein stated and to report, that proper measures for the punishment of the guilty parties may be adopted.
By command of the Secretary of War:
H. L. CLAY,
[Indorsement Numbers 8.]
DEPT. HEADQUARTERS, INSPECTOR-GENERAL'S OFFICE,
Demopolis, March 15, 1864.
Respectfully referred to Major General S. D. Lee, commanding cavalry, for investigation and report.
By command of Lieutenant-General Polk:
T. F. SEVIER,
[Indorsement Numbers 9.]
HEADQUARTERS LEE'S CAVALRY DEPARTMENT,
Canton, Miss., March 28, 1864.
Respectfully referred to Brigadier-General Adams for investigation and report.
By command of Major-General Lee:
Assistant Adjutant and Inspector-General.