War of the Rebellion: Serial 108 Page 1122 MD., E. N. C., PA., VA., EXCEPT S. W., & W. VA. Chapter LXIII.

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2. Brigadier General L. Culter, on being relieved by Brigadier General S. Meredith, will assume command of the First Brigade, First Division.

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By command of Major-Lieutenant Newton:

H. C. EGBERT,

[29.] Lieutenant and Acting Assistant Adjutant-General.

PONY MOUNTAIN SIGNAL STATION,

November 12, 1863.

Captain NORTON:

Can see nothing but smokes from this mountain at present. Come near being driven off last night by fire which is reging in the woods around our station. Good rain is required to clear up.

[29.] TAYLOR.

PONY MOUNTAIN SIGNAL STATION,

November 12, 1863-5 p. m.

Captain NORTON:

Enemy strengthening works opposite Norton's Ford; six guns in position. Men in intrenchments and redoubts opposite Raccoon Ford. Camp seen between latter ford and Stringfellow's Ford have dispeared; think moved behind woods. Camp smoke between Rapidan Station and Orange Court-House, opposite Raccon ans Springfellow's and Morton's Ford, and about Clark's Mountain, as before reported.

Three rebel signal flags on Clark's Mountain; two working toward Rpaidan Station and the other down the river.

TAYLOR.

12TH.- Too smoky greater portion of the day and evening for communication with headquarters.

[29.] T.

SPECIAL ORDERS,

WAR. DEPT., ADJT. GENERAL'S OFFICE, Numbers 504.

Washington, November 13, 1963.

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36. Brigadier General John Gibbon, U. S. Volunteers, will repair without delay to Philadelphia, Pa., and assume command of the depot drefted men at that place.

By order of the Secretary of War:

E. D. TOWNSEND,

[29.] Assistant Adjutant-General.

HEADQUARTERS SIXTH CORPS,

November 13, 1863.

Major General A. A. HUMPHREYS,

Chief of Staff:

Brigadier-General Terry with the two brigades from Kelly's Ford rejoined yesterday. The other brigade of the division arrived the day before.

JOHN SEDGWICK,

[29.] Major-General.