War of the Rebellion: Serial 069 Page 0735 Chapter XLVIII. CORRESPONDENCE, ETC. - UNION.

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HEADQUARTERS THIRD DIVISION,

June 10, 1864-10.30 p.m.

Major-General BURNSIDE,

Commanding Corps:

GENERAL: General Hartranft has advanced his skirmishers 20-paces to correspond with his new line. The connection between my two brigades in front of Redoubt Fletcher is completed. All quiet on my front.

Very respectfully,

O. B. WILLCOX,

Brigadier-General.

HEADQUARTERS ARMY OF THE POTOMAC,

June 10, 1864.

Brigadier General E. FERRERO,

Commanding, &c.:

GENERAL: I am instructed to inform you that the general supply trains have been ordered to move to-morrow morning to the vicinity of Tunstall's Station. The commanding general directs, however, that you await with your command further orders in the position you now occupy.

Very respectfully, your obedient servant,

S. WILLIAMS,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

HEADQUARTERS ARMY OF THE POTOMAC,

June 10, 1864-9 p.m.

Brigadier-General FERRERO,

Commanding Division:

The major-general commanding directs that you send a brigade of your troops to support General Wilson, commanding cavalry division, who is ordered to make a reconnaissance in force early to-morrow morning and ascertain what force of the enemy is in his front. You will communicate at once with him.

A. A. HUMPHREYS,

Major-General and Chief of Staff.

HDQRS. CAVALRY CORPS, ARMY OF THE POTOMAC,

Woodlawn, Va., June 10, 1864-8 p.m.

Brigadier-General GREGG,

Commanding Second Cavalry Division:

The First Division advanced to-night as far as Buck Childs' house. Some time during the night General Torbert will break the railroad at Trevilian Station, and also at Cuffy's Creek and South Fork Creek, on the road from Gordonsville to Charlottesville. At 5 o'clock in the morning General Torbert will march on Gordonsville, via Trevillian, Newark and Mechanicsburg, on the old stage road. Your division will move promptly at 5 a.m. on the same road that General Torbert's command moves on. The subsistence and pontoon train will move with one of your brigades in front and another in rear. Your not having the advance to-morrow, and from the dif-