War of the Rebellion: Serial 104 Page 1052 KY.,S.W.VA.,TENN., N. & C.GA.,MISS.,ALA., & W.FLA.

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HEADQUARTERS MILITARY DIVISION OF THE TENNESSEE,

Nashville, Tenn., June 29, 1865.

ADJUTANT-GENERAL U. S. ARMY,

Washington, D. C.:

I have the honor to request that Brigadier and Bvt. Major General R. W. Johnson be assigned to duty according to his brevet rank of major-general. This request is made by desire of Major General George Stoneman, who wishes to assign General Johnson to the command of the Middle District of the Department of Tennessee.

GEO. H. THOMAS,

Major-General, U. S. Army, Commanding.

MACON, June 29, 1865.

Brigadier General WILLIAM D. WHIPPLE,

Chief of Staff:

I have just received telegram from General Gillmore notifying me of the arrival at Orangeburg, S. C., of cavalry regiments sent there from my command, and that no more cavalry is wanted in that State. The regiment is 700 strong. General Grant directed me to send 2,000 men. Please inform him of the above, and ask if I shall do anything more in the matter.

J. H. WILSON,

Brevet Major-General.

CARTERSVILLE, June 29, 1865.

Brigadier General WILLIAM D. WHIPPLE,

U. S. Army:

General Wofford requests me to forward the following:

CARTERSVILLE, June 29, 1865.

The country through which the armies passed, from Chattanooga to Atlanta, is without corn or money. If the Government could loan or sell on credit 30,000 bushels of corn if would prevent much suffering and enable the farmers to complete the cultivation of their corps.

WM. T. WOFFORD.

WILL A. ADAMS,

Colonel, Commanding Station.

SPECIAL ORDERS,

HDQRS. DEPARTMENT OF KENTUCKY, No. 112. Louisville, Ky., June 29, 1865.

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7. The organization rolls of the One hundred and twenty-fourth U. S> Colored Infantry having been completed, the regiment is assigned to the First Division, Department of Kentucky, and its commanding officer will report for orders to Brigadier General E. H. Hobson.

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By command of Major General J. M. Palmer:

BEV. W. SULLIVAN,

Lieutenant and Acting Assistant Adjutant-General.