War of the Rebellion: Serial 069 Page 0742 OPERATIONS IN SE. VA. AND N.C. Chapter XLVIII.

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GILLMORE'S, June 10, 1864.

General BUTLER:

A column of the enemy's infantry and a long wagon train are reported by the signal officer as passing to the north across Chaffin's farm.

GILLMORE,

General.

GILLMORE'S, June 10, 1864.

General BUTLER:

There was only about one regiment and a battery of six pieces with caissons.

GILLMORE,

General.

GILLMORE'S,

June 10, 1864. (Received 2.10 p.m.)

Colonel PAINE, Acting Chief of Staff:

I have received your telegram of 1.20 p.m., directing report of movement yesterday.*

Q. A. GILLMORE

Major-General.

GENERAL ORDERS,

HDQRS. DEPT. OF VA. AND N. C.. Numbers 75.

Fort Monroe, Va., June 10, 1864.

William P. Webster is hereby announced as volunteer aide-de-camp in this department with the rank of major, and will be obeyed and respected accordingly. Major W. P. Webster is hereby detailed for special duty, being to act as provost judge at Norfolk.

By command of Major General B. F. Butler:

R. S. DAVIS,

Major and Assistant Adjutant-General.

SPECIAL ORDERS,

HEADQUARTERS TENTH ARMY CORPS, Numbers 43.

In the Field, near Hatcher's, Va, June 10, 1864.

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2. The senior officer of artillery serving in each of the six batteries on the line of intrenchments will be in command of all the artillery force stationed in his battery.

By command of Major General Q. A. Gillmore:

ISRAEL R. SEALY,

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

HDQRS. FIRST DIVISION, TENTH ARMY CORPS,

In the Field, Va., June 10, 1864.

Colonel G. B. DANDY,

General Officer of the Day:

COLONEL: I am directed by the brigadier-general commanding to acknowledge the receipt of your communication of this date, and

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*See Part II, p. 273.

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