War of the Rebellion: Serial 069 Page 0775 Chapter XLVIII. CORRESPONDENCE, ETC.-UNION.

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and his regiment may be left with me. If it is numbers which is required on the right, I would willingly send the two 100-days' regiments (1,500 men) in place of the Sixth-second Ohio.

Very respectfully, &c.,

JNO. W. TURNER,

Brigadier-General, Commanding.

HEADQUARTERS U. S. FORCES,

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

Lieutenant Colonel E. W. SMITH,

Assistant Adjutant-General, Tenth Army Corps:

COLONEL: The One hundred and forty-eighth Ohio Volunteers have reported to me until General Gillmore could dispose of them. What disposition shall be made of them?

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

JNO. W. TURNER,

Brigadier-General, Commanding.

HEADQUARTERS TENTH ARMY CORPS,

In the Field, June 12, 1864.

Brigadier General J. W. TURNER,

Commanding Forces, Point of Rocks:

The major-general commanding directs that the One hundred and forty-eighth Ohio Volunteers be ordered to report to Brigadier-General Kautz.

Respectfully, &c.,

ED. W. SMITH,

Lieutenant-Colonel and Assistant Adjutant-General.

ADDENDA.*

HEADQUARTERS ARMY OF THE POTOMAC,

June 14, 1864.

COMMANDING OFFICERS,

White House, Va.:

SIR: The commanding general directs that when the depot at the White House is broken up the Sixty-seventh Regiment of Pennsylvania Volunteers be ordered to join the Sixth Corps of this army, to which it belongs.

I am, very respectfully obedient servant,

S. WILLIAMS,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

HEADQUARTERS ARMY OF THE POTOMAC,

June 12, 1864.

COMMANDING OFFICERS,

White House, va.,

SIR: I am directed by the major-general commanding to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 12th instant, inclosing the re-

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* The correspondence pertaining to operation of the forces remaining on the north side of James, from June 13 to June 29, when the last Sheridan's cavalry crossed to the south side of the river is continued in this volume.

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