War of the Rebellion: Serial 069 Page 0072 OPERATIONS IN SE. VA. AND N. C. Chapter XLVIII.

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SPECIAL ORDERS.

HEADQUARTERS TENTH ARMY CORPS,

Numbers 16.

In the Field, near Hatcher's, Va., May 21, 1864.

1. The following changes are hereby ordered in the organization of the division named. Battery M, First U. S. Artillery, transferred from the First to the Third Division. Light Company E, Third U. S. Artillery, transferred from the Third to the First Division.

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By command of Major General Q. Gillmore:

ED. W. SMITH,

Lieutenant-Colonel and Assistant Adjutant-General.

HEADQUARTERS TENTH ARMY CORPS, May 21, 1864-10.25 a. m.

Generals TERRY, TURNER, and KAUTZ:

The enemy have made an attack on Hinks, on other side of Appomattox; it may be only a diversion. We may be attacked. Keep your troops well in hand and assume command of all artillery within the limits of your line. The First Regiment Connecticut Artillery ar available for serving their guns and manning parapets as infantry.

Q. A. GILLMORE,

Major-General.

HEADQUARTERS TENTH ARMY CORPS, In the Field, Hatcher's, Va., May 21, 1864-10 p. m.

Brigadier General JOHN W. TURNER,

Commanding Second Division:

GENERAL: Have your command under arms at 3.30 a. m. to-morrow, the 22nd instant, and march them to the field in rear of General Armes' position.

By command of Major-General Gillmore:

ISRAEL R. SEALY,

Captain, 47th New York Vols., and Actg. Asst. Adjt. General

HDQRS. SECOND DIVISION, TENTH ARMY CORPS, In the Field, Va., May 21, 1864.

Colonel W. B. BARTON,

Commanding Second Brigade:

COLONEL: You will have your command under arms at 3.30 a. m. to-morrow and march to the front, taking position in the field in rear of General Ames' division.

By order of Birg. General J. W. Turner:

P. A. DAVIS,

Captain and Assistant Adjutant-General.