War of the Rebellion: Serial 089 Page 0363 Chapter LIV. CORRESPONDENCE, ETC.-UNION.

Search Civil War Official Records

III. The Third Division, General Crawford, will set out at the same time, so as to follow the Second Division.

IV. A battery of rifles and light 12-pounder will follow the First and Second Division; the third light 12-pounder will accompany the Third Division. Ambulances in rear of the corps.

By command of Major-General Warren:

FRED. T. LOCKE,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

HEADQUARTERS FIFTH ARMY CORPS,

October 26, 1864.

General BARTLETT:

I have sent orders for you to move at 5.30 a.m., so as t keep closed upon General Parke's corps. I think that will be as early as the rear of his column will be out of your way; but I wish you would call up and see him, as he is near you, and ascertain if that is not so. I find many things to look after or I would go over myself and arrange it more definitely. Please let me know by telegraph if my arrangements are right according to Parke's.

Respectfully,

G. K. WARREN,

Major-General.

HEADQUARTERS ARMY OF THE POTOMAC,

October 26, 1864.

Major-General WARREN,

Commanding Fifth Corps:

General Parke moves at 3.30 a.m., and thinks the hour designated by you well timed.

Very respectfully, your obedient servant,

JOS. J. BARTLETT,

Brigadier-General.

HEADQUARTERS FIFTH ARMY CORPS,

October 26, 1864-8 p.m.

General BARTLETT,

Commanding First Division, Fifth Corps:

Your dispatch received. The major-general says, be prompt to start at 5.30 a.m., as the other divisions move at the same hour; had just sent dispatch by orderly.

FRED. T. LOCKE,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

HDQRS. ARTILLERY BRIGADE, FIFTH ARMY CORPS,

October 26, 1864.

Lieutenant Colonel FRED. T. LOCKE,

Assistant Adjutant-General, Fifth Army Corps:

COLONEL: I have the honor to report the following batteries which are to be left in garrison: Battery 24, two 3-inch rifles, Lieutenant