War of the Rebellion: Serial 109 Page 0204 SW. VA., KY., TENN., MISS., ALA., W. FLA., & N. GA. Chapter LXIV.

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HEADQUARTERS DEPARTMENT OF THE MISSOURI,

Saint Louis, January 13, 1862.

Brigadier-General SHERMAN,

Benton Barracks:

The movement should be day after to-morrow-not to-morrow. Your telegram of Sunday evening had not been shown me when I wrote and sent telegram to you.

H. W. HALLECK,

Major-General.

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HEADQUARTERS DEPARTMENT OF THE MISSOURI,

Saint Louis, january 14, 1862.

Brigadier-General SHERMAN,

Benton Barracks:

Ice in river will prevent steamer leaving to-morrow. Regiments will not move till further orders. Fletcher's battery should be at Pacific Railroad depot to-morrow at 9 a. M.

H. W. HALLECK,

Major-General.

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SPECIAL ORDERS,

HDQRS. DEPARTMENT OF THE OHIO, No. 12.

Louisville, Ky., January 16, 1862.

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IV. The First and Second Kentucky Volunteers (Lieutenant-Colonel Enyart and Major Sedgewick commanding, respectively) will march for Bardstown, Ky., to-morrow, the 17th instant.

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VII. Colonel Lytle, Tenth Ohio Volunteers, will repair without delay to Bardstown, Ky., and relieve Brigadier-General Wood in the command of the camp and troops at that point, General Wood having been assigned to a special duty. Major F. F. Flint, Sixteenth U. S. Infantry, will relieve Colonel Lytle as commandant of the barracks in this city.

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By command of Brigadier-General Buell:

O. D. GREENE,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

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HEADQUARTERS DEPARTMENT OF THE MISSOURI,

Saint Louis, January 17, 1862.

Brigadier General U. S. GRANT,

Cairo:

One S. L. Casey has telegraphed me from Evansville asking that troops be sent from Shawneetown into Union and Crittenden Counties, Ky., to protect the Union men from a band of marauders. I do not know the man, but have referred him to you for such action as you may deem proper.

H. W. HALLECK,

Major-General.

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