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call on Brigadier-General Gregg, commanding outpost near New Market, for such aid as you may need, and communicate freely with him. He has enough artillery with him to let you have some whenever you may want it. Be good enough to say to Colonel Fitzhugh Lee (Ninth Cavalry), in any communication you may have with him, that the general commanding would like to have report of the extent and disposition of his lines of pickets as soon as he had established them.

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

G. M. SORREL,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

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HDQRS. RIGHT WING, ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA,

July 25, 1862.

Brigadier General M. GREGG,

Commanding, &C.:

GENERAL: By direction of Major-General Longstreet, I have the honor to notify you that three additional batteries will report to you from General A. P. Hill's division, and the same number to Colonel G. T. Anderson, commanding the other brigade on outposts. The general commanding desires you to render any aid in your power with either artillery or infantry to the cavalry in your front commanded by Colonel Lee, who has been directed to communicate freely with you, and call for any assistance he may need.

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

G. M. SORREL,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

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HDQRS. RIGHT WING, ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA,

July 26, 1862.

Major General A. P. HILL,

Commanding Light Division:

GENERAL: The major-general commanding wishes you to put all your troops on the River road. Major-General Pemberton's division has been ordered to this point, and will be posted on the turnpike.

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

G. M. SORREL,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

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HDQRS. RIGHT WING, ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA,

July 26, 1862 - 9. 15 a. m.

Brigadier General M. GREGG,

Commanding, &c.:

GENERAL: I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your communication of yesterday. The major-general commanding will endeavor to ride down to your position this afternoon, andwill give you instructions himself on the points you mention. He directs that you send down this morning a strong regiment and a battery to occupy Malvern Hill. This force will of course be in constant communication with the cavalry under Colonel Lee.

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

G. M. SORREL,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

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