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HEADQUARTERS SECOND ARMY CORPS,

January 15, 1865-4.50 p.m.

Bvt. Major General A. S. WEBB,

Chief of Staff, Army of the Potomac:

The commanding officer of the First Division reports that there was some firing this morning far away to his right, but nothing unusual. Other division commanders report that no firing whatever has been heard during the day.

A. A. HUMPHREYS,

Major-General, Commanding.

HDQRS. ARTILLERY BRIGADE, SECOND ARMY CORPS,

January 15, 1865.

Bvt. Major JOHN N. CRAIG,

Asst. Adjt. General, Artillery Headquarters, Army of the Potomac:

MAJOR: I have the honor to report that the batteries of this command occupy the following positions on this date, viz:

Position. Battery. Guns. Commanding

officer.

Fort Fisher C and I, 5th Four light 12- First

U. S. Artillery pounders Lieutenant

E. P. Clark

Fort Welch 11th New York Six 3-inch First

Battery Lieutenant

J. T. Wyatt

Fort Gregg M, 1st New Four 3-inch Captain G. K.

Hampshire Dakin

Artillery

Fort Sampson B, 1st New Four light 12- Captain A. J.

Jersey pounders Clark

Artillery

In reserve ...do... Two light 12- Do.

pounders

Fort Cummings K, 4th U. S. Four light 12- First

Artillery pounders Lieutenant

E. S. Smith

Fort Siebert 10th Two 3-inch Brevet Major

Massachusetts Sleeper

Battery

Fort Emery ...do... ...do... Do.

In reserve ...do... ...do... Do.

Fort Clarke 12th New York Four light 12- Lieutenant

Battery pounders William S.

Bull

In reserve B, 1st Rhode Six light 12- Brevet Major

Island pounders Brown

Artillery

Train guards L, 4th New York ...do... Lieutenant R.

Artillery Kennedy

Ninth Corps G, 1st New York ...do... Captain S. A.

line Artillery McClellan

F, 1st Six 3-inch First

Pennsylvania Lieutenant

Artillery J. F. Campbell

3rd New Jersey Six light 12- Brevet Major

Battery pounders Woerner

6th Maine ...do... Captain W. H.

Battery Rogers

C, 4th New York Six Coehorn First

Artillery mortars Lieutenant

D. D. McPherson

Captain S. A. McClellan absent on leave, Special Orders, No. 13, headquarters Army of the Potomac, January 13, 1865. Anthony G. Graves mustered in as second lieutenant Eleventh New York Battery.

JNO. G. HAZARD,

Brevet Lieutenant-Colonel, Commanding.

HEADQUARTERS ARMY OF THE POTOMAC,

January 15, 1865. (Received 2.55 p.m.)

Major-General CRAWFORD,

Commanding Fifth Corps:

Some firing on your right has been heard at these headquarters. Can you report its direction from your headquarters? Have any of your batteries been firing?

ALEX. S. WEBB,

Brevet Major-General and Chief of Staff.