War of the Rebellion: Serial 069 Page 0773 Chapter XLVIII. CORRESPONDENCE, ETC.-UNION.

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GILLMORE'S, June 12, 1864.

Major-General BUTLER:

Is have come to my knowledge that officers and employes are in the constant practical of visiting at a gentleman's residence on north side of James River, opposite bermuda. I have ordered it stopped in my command, and respectfully call your attention to the matter. I do not know what precautions have been taken to prevent information getting to the enemy in that direction.

Very respectfully,




HEADQUARTERS TENTH ARMY CORPS, Numbers 45. In the Field, Near Hatcher's, Va.,

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2. The One hundred and thirty-third Ohio Volunteers, having reported for duty, are hereby assigned to the command of Brigadier General Terry.

By command of Major General Q. A. Gillmore:


Lieutenant-Colonel and Assistant Adjutant-General.


Point of Rocks, Va., June 12, 1864.

Lieutenant Colonel E. W. SMITH,

Assistant Adjutant-General, Tenth Army Corps:

COLONEL: I have to report for the information of the general commanding that the One hundred and thirty-fourth Ohio, One hundred and sixty-third Ohio, One hundred and forty-eighth Ohio, One hundred and thirty-third Ohio, and of the One hundred and forty-third Ohio have reported to me. By an informal order from department headquarters, I was notified that these regiments, except the One hundred and thirty-fourth and One hundred and sixty-third were to report to me for assignment on the line by General Gillmore. The One hundred and thirty-fourth and One hundred and sixty-third Ohio have been established on my line; the others are in camp near my headquarters, except One hundred and forty-eight, which has reported to General Kautz. The One hundred and thirty-fourth and One hundred and sixty-third report to me, and were assigned on my line before i received the informal instructions that General Gillmore would assign the now regiments arriving.

I am, colonel, very respectfully, &c.,


Brigadier-General, Commanding.