War of the Rebellion: Serial 069 Page 0752 Chapter XLVIII. OPERATIONS IN SE. VA. AND N. C.

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HEADQUARTERS ARMY OF THE POTOMAC,

June 11, 1864-9.45 p. m.

Major General A. E. BURNSIDE,

Commanding Ninth Corps:

The regular troops are to report to General Warren at Moody's, not far from Dispatch Station. They had better take the route via Leary's, Prospect Church, Hopkins' Mill, across the railroad to Moody's, which is on the map given you by Major Duane to-day.

S. WILLIAMS,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

HDQRS. FIRST Brigadier, FIRST DIV., NINTH CORPS,

June 11, 1864-10.30 a. m.

Brigadier-General LEDLIE,

Commanding First Division:

SIR: The cavalry posted on picker on the right have sent in information to the Fifty-sixth [Massachusetts] Regiment that a line of battle is approaching them, and they expect an attack. They do not say whether cavalry. Further information will be forwarded.

Very respectfully, your obedient servant,

J. P. GOULD,

Colonel, Commanding.

HEADQUARTERS SECOND BRIDGE THIRD DIVISION,

Thompson's House, June 11, 1864.

Lieutenant RICHARDS,

Acting Assistant Adjutant-General:

SIR: I have the honor to report that there is no change on my immediate front this morning. There is less firing by the enemy's picket this morning than formerly.

Yours, very respectfully,

B. C. CHRIST,

Colonel, Commanding Brigade.

EIGHTEENTH CORPS,

June 11, 1864-9 a. m.

Major-General HUMPHREYS, Chief of Staff:

All quiet on my front. General Ames reports that there were no camp fires in rear of the enemy's line nigh, as have been usual. All exterior indications show that the enemy is not in as great force as before on my front.

WM. F. SMITH,

Major-General.

HDQRS. THIRD DIVISION, CAVALRY CORPS,

ARMY OF THE POTOMAC,

Near Gibson's House, June 11, 1864-8 p. m.

Major-General HUMPHREYS,

Chief of Staff, Army of the Potomac:

In pursuance of your orders of last night, Colonel McIntosh, with his brigade of cavalry, supported by one brigade of colored troops,