War of the Rebellion: Serial 096 Page 0437 Chapter LVIII. CORRESPONDENCE, ETC.-UNION.

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details is relieved at the hour above named and the new detail properly posted. You will please direct the officers and men of the First Division to rejoin their regiments as soon as relieved.

I am, colonel, very respectfully, your obedient servant,

C. H. WHITTELSEY,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

HEADQUARTERS SIXTH ARMY CORPS,

February 6, 1865.

[Colonel GEORGE D. RUGGLES,

Assistant Adjutant-General, Hdqrs. Army of the Potomac:]

COLONEL: In compliance with circular from headquarters Army of the Potomac, February 4, 1865, relative to the divisions and brigades in this corps now commanded by colonels, I have the honor to submit the following report: First Division: First Brigade, Bvt. Brigadier General William H. Penrose, colonel Fifteenth New Jersey Volunteers, absent on account of wounds, now commanded by Lieutenant Colonel E. L. Campbell, Fifteenth New Jersey Volunteers; Second Brigade, Brigadier General R. S. Mackenzie; Third Brigade, Bvt. Brigadier General Joseph E. Hamblin, colonel Sixty-fifth New York Volunteers. Second Division: First Brigade, Colonel J. M. Warner, Eleventh Vermont Volunteers; this officer's name has been sent to the Senate for confirmation as brevet brigadier-general U. S. Volunteers; Second Brigade, Brigadier General L. A. Grant; Third Brigade, Colonel T. W. Hyde, First Maine Veteran Volunteers. Third Division: First Brigade, Colonel William S. Truex, Fourteenth New Jersey Volunteers; Second Brigade, Bvt. Brigadier General J. W. Keifer, colonel One hundred and tenth Ohio Volunteers, absent on surgeon's certificate of disability, now commanded by Colonel B. F. Smith, One hundred and twenty-sixth Ohio Volunteers.

Very respectfully, your obedient servant,

C. H. WHITTELSEY,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

ORDERS.] HEADQUARTERS SIXTH CORPS,

February 6, 1865.

The troops of this command will be under arms, and the batteries, ambulances, &c., harnessed and hitched in at 5 a.m. to-morrow, remaining so until 7.30 a.m.

By command of Brevet Major-General Getty:

C. H. WHITTELSEY,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

HEADQUARTERS FIRST DIVISION, SIXTH CORPS,

February 6, 1865-9 p.m.

Major-General WARREN'S CHIEF OF STAFF:

GENERAL: I have the honor to report this division massed as you desired in the open field near the Cummings house. My headquarters are fifty paces from the line of troops and 200 yards west of Cummings' house. Cavalry had already occupied the other field near the run. Am in good shape, ready and anxious to serve you.

Your obedient servant,

F. WHEATON,

Brevet Major-General.