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corduroy the road leading over the marsh. The general is of opinion that the work can be easily accomplished this evening and early to-morrow morning.

By command of Bvt. Major General J. C. Davis:

JOHN F. SQUIRE,

Captain and Aide-de-Camp.

HEADQUARTERS FIFTEENTH ARMY CORPS,

Giles' House, November 25, 1864.

Brigadier General J. D. MORGAN,

Commanding Second Division, Fourteenth Army Corps:

The general commanding directs that you move your command at daylight in the morning toward Sandersville.

I have the honor to be, General, very respectfully, your obedient servant,

A. C. McCLURG,

Lieutenant-Colonel and Chief of Staff.

HEADQUARTERS FOURTEENTH ARMY CORPS,

Giles' House, November 25, 1864.

Brigadier General A. BAIRD,

Commanding Third Division, Fourteenth Army Corps:

The general commanding directs me to acknowledge the receipt of your note, and directs that you encamp your command for to-night upon the ground on this side of Buffalo Creek, and near this house, and march for Sandersville at daylight to-morrow.

I have the honor to be, very respectfully, your obedient servant,

A. C. McCLURG,

Assistant Adjutant-General and Chief of Staff.

ORDERS.] HEADQUARTERS TWENTIETH CORPS,

Near Sandersville, GA., November 25, 1864.

This corps will move to-morrow morning to Sandersville, in the same order as in the march of to-day, each division starting at 6 a. m. General Jackson will send two brigades as an advanced guard. Major Reynolds will order a battery of artillery to accompany the advance. The cavalry will precede the column, starting at 5. 30 a. m.

By command of Brigadier-General Williams:

H. W. PERKINS,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

ORDERS.] HDQRS. FIRST DIVISION, TWENTIETH CORPS,

Near Sandersville, GA., November 25, 1864.

This division will move to-morrow morning toward Sandersville, starting at 6 a. m., in the following order: Second Brigade in advance, followed by a battery; Third Brigade to follow, both being advanced guard; the First Brigade in rear, to guard the wagon train of the division. This division will have the advance.

By command of Brigadier General N. J. Jackson:

GEO. ROBINSON,

First Lieutenant and Acting Assistant Adjutant-General.

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