requiring rest, will render unnecessary your coming here, as has been directed, and that he will have no occasion for your services. Lieutenant-General Grant has been advised accordingly. Please acknowledge.
HEADQUARTERS CAVALRY DIVISION,
Jones' Neck, July 2, 1864.
General S. WILLIAMS:
GENERAL: Your telegram of to-day has just been received.
AUGUST V. KAUTZ,
CAMP NEAR BERMUDA HUNDRED, VA.,
July 2, 1864.
Ordnance Officer, Fort Monroe, Va.:
Send gins and sling-cart to Yorktown, Va. (General Carr commanding), to dismount and transport its armament to transports.
By command of Major-General Butler:
R. S. DAVIS,
WAR DEPT., ADJT. GENERAL'S OFFICE,
Washington, July 2, 1864.
* * * * *
4. Brigadier General James Barnes, U. S. Volunteers, is hereby relieved from duty as a member of the general court-martial instituted by Special Orders, Numbers 122, and will proceed without delay to Point Lookout, Md., and assume command of the prisoners' camp at that place.
* * * * *
By order of the Secretary of War:
E. D. TOWNSEND,
WASHINGTON, D. C., July 2, 1864.
Lieutenant-General Grant directs that only three of the eight batteries be sent to the front at present. The other five can be organized and ready to move as occasion may require.
H. W. HALLECK,
Major-General and Chief of Staff.