War of the Rebellion: Serial 066 Page 0475 Chapter XLVII. CORRESPONDENCE, ETC.-CONFEDERATE.

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the special charge and direction of the inspector-general of the department, who will take steps to carry out the order as early as practicable.

III. The chief of each bureau will be present at the organization and will at once forward to these headquarters a complete list of all persons in their respective departments who are able to perform military duty.

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By command of Major-General Jones:

H. W. FEILDEN,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

CHARLESTON, S. C., May 5, 1864.

Major General PATTON ANDERSON,

Lake City, Fla.:

You will forward the First Georgia Regiment of Regulars at once to report to General Gilmer at Savannah.

SAM. JONES,

Major-General.

SPECIAL ORDERS,

ADJT. AND INSP. GENERAL'S OFFICE, Numbers 105.

Richmond, May 5, 1864.

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VIII. The Ben. Hill Artillery, Captain John B. Higdon commanding, is permanently detached from the Thirty-eight Regiment Georgia Volunteers, and upon the arrival of Captain Bomar's company will proceed by railroad to headquarters Department of South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida, and report to Major General Samuel Jones, commanding, for assignment to duty as unattached.

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XIII. Paragraph XVII, Special Orders, Numbers 76, current series, assigning Colonel J. P. Jones, Provisional Army, C. S., to inspection duty in Department of South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida, is so amended as to take effect from February 26, 1864, at which time he entered upon the discharge of that duty.

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By command of the Secretary of War:

JNO. WITHERS,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

CHARLESTON, S. C., May 6, 1864.

General JOSEPH E. JOHNSTON,

Dalton, Ga.:

Please inform me when I may expect Jackson's brigade. I am in great need of infantry in this department.

SAM. JONES,

Major-General.