War of the Rebellion: Serial 107 Page 0624 MD., E. N. C., PA., VA., EXCEPT S. W., & W. VA. Chapter LXIII.

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Salvor, Octorara, A. H. Bowman, Thomas Swann, Shetucket, Patapsco, and Quinnebaug, the quartermaster desires to be sent back to this city as early as possible; they are much needed.

P. H. WATSON,

Assistant Secretary of War.

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SPECIAL ORDERS,

HDQRS. FIRST PROVISIONAL ARMY CORPS, Numbers 4.

Camp, Tunstall's Station, Va., May 21, 1862.

The corps will march as follows, taking the route to Cold Harbor: First, Morell's division at 5 a. m.; second, Sykes' division, as soon as possible after Morell, one brigade of Sykes' to follow Hunt's artillery; third, Hunt's artillery immediately after Sykes' division. The wagons of Morell's division will follow it. The wagons of Sykes' and Hunt's commands will follow in rear of artillery, in the order of march. Morell will camp near Parsley's Mill; Sykes and Hunt will camp near Mount Airy (Mr. Parsley's), unless otherwise directed before arriving at that place.

By command of Brigadier General F. J. Porter:

FRED. T. LOCKE,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

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GENERAL ORDERS,

HDQRS. FIFTH PROVISIONAL ARMY CORPS, Numbers 2.

Mount Airy, Va., May 21, 1862.

The corps will move to-morrow in the following order: Sykes' division, 3 a. m., train following immediately. Porter's division (Brigadier-General Morell's), 5.30 a. m., two regiments in rear of Reserve Artillery. Hunt's Reserve Artillery at 6.30 a. m. The baggage train of the last two will follow in rear of the artillery, in the order in which they march. Quartermasters (brigade and regimental) must accompany their trains and not permit them to stop, and on arrival at camp will push them to their proper places, so as not to delay arrival of trains in rear. Brigadier-General Sykes will send forward a pioneer party and put in good order the bridge over mill-race at Parsley's Mill. Sykes' division will push up and camp near Franklin, in vicinity of Cold Harbor. Morell will camp near Sykes (in rear); Hunt will camp near mill-dam. Each commander of division will send forward a staff officer to select his camp-ground, and put his command in position without delaying those in rear. If supplies are required, commanders will send to White House to-morrow night the necessary wagons.

By command of Brigadier General F. J. Porter:

FRED. T. LOCKE,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

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HEADQUARTERS ARMY OF THE POTOMAC,

May 21, 1862.

Brigadier General W. B. FRANKLIN,

Commanding Sixth Corps:

General McClellan desires me to inform you that our troops are on the other side of Bottom's Bridge, and that the bridge will be rebuilt at once.

A. V. COLBURN,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

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