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HEADQUARTERS FIFTH ARMY CORPS,

May 30, 1864 - 11 p. m.

Major-General MEADE:

Your dispatch dated 10.30 p. m. is received.

Respectfully,

G. K. WARREN,

Major-General.

HEADQUARTERS ARMY OF THE POTOMAC,

May 30, 1864 - 11 p. m.

Major-General WARREN:

The commanding general desires to be informed whether you intend to order home to-morrow or the next day the officers and men of the Pennsylvania Reserves, who are to be discharged. the men to be discharged go must go in a body and take their arms with them and escort a train of empty wagons to the White House, and the commanding general directs that your order the senior officer of the Reserves going home to report to Brigadier-General Ingalls, chief quartermaster, for special instructions.

S. WILLIAMS,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

HEADQUARTERS FIFTH ARMY CORPS,

May 30, 1864.

Brigadier General S. WILLIAMS,

Assistant Adjutant-General:

Your dispatch relating to the Pennsylvania Reserves received. I intend to send them home to-morrow; the orders in your dispatch will be attended to.

G. K. WARREN,

Major-General.

HEADQUARTERS FIFTH ARMY CORPS,

May 30, 1864.

General GRIFFIN:

The major-general commanding directs me t inquire in the enemy still remain in your front, and if things are as they were yesterday. General Sheridan is at Old Church, and is watching all the roads leading south on your left flank.

Very respectfully, your obedient servant,

A. S. MARVIN, JR.,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

HEADQUARTERS FIRST DIVISION, FIFTH CORPS,

May 30, 1864 - 6 a. m.

[General G. K. WARREN:]

GENERAL: There is no enemy in my front.

CHAS. GRIFFIN,

Brigadier-General, Commanding Division.