III. Major General George Stoneman is assigned to duty as second in command of the Department of the Ohio, and in the absence of the undersigned will perform all the duties of department commander.
General Stoneman will repair to Knoxville, Tenn., and assume command of the department. He is authorized to remove department headquarters to Louisville, Ky., when in his opinion the interest of the department will be promoted.
IV. Lieutenant Colonel G. M. Bascom, assistant adjutant-general, will report to General Stoneman for duty upon the expiration of his leave of absence.
V. Major J. A. Campbell, assistant adjutant-general, will report for duty at these headquarters.
Vi. Captain Clinton A. Cilley, assistant adjutant-general, is assigned to duty at these headquarters.
J. M. SCHOFIELD,
NEAR GAYLESVILLE, ALA., October 22, 1864.
Commanding DIVISION, Fourteenth Army Corps:
GENERAL: Major-General Schofield directs that you rejoin your corps. He has gone on to General Sherman's headquarters.
LEVI T. SCOFIELD,
HEADQUARTERS ARMY OF THE OHIO,
Gaylesville, Ala., October 22, 1864.
Chief of Artillery, Military DIVISION of the Mississippi;
GENERAL: I have the honor to forward the following statement of the artillery now in the field with this army:
Second DIVISION, Twenty-THIRD Army Corps - Battery F, First Michigan Light Artillery, four 10-pounder Parrott guns; Twenty- second Indiana Battery, four 12-pounder Napoleon guns.
THIRD DIVISION, Twenty-THIRD Army Corps - Battery D, First Ohio Light Artillery, four 3-inch ordnance guns; Fifteenth Indiana Battery, four 3-inch ordnance guns.
Most respectfully, your obedient servant,
HENRY W. WELLS,
Major and Acting Chief of Artillery, Army of the Ohio.
HUNTSVILLE, October 22, 1864 - 9. 50 p. m.
In answer to your telegram of to-day I report my command as follows: At Decatur - One hundred and second Ohio Infantry, Eighteenth Michigan Infantry, eight companies of Tenth Indiana, Second Tennessee Cavalry; Battery A, First Tennessee Artillery; Battery F, First Ohio; Battery D, Second Illinois Artillery; total effective force, artillery, in-