War of the Rebellion: Serial 109 Page 0335 Chapter LXIV. CORRESPONDENCE, ETC.-UNION.

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SPECIAL ORDERS,

HDQRS. DEPARTMENT OF THE OHIO, Numbers 53.

Cincinnati, Ohio, January 30, 1863.

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2. The Fourteenth Kentucky Volunteer Infantry is relieved from duty with the command of Major-General Granger. It will proceed at once to Louisa, Ky., and report to Brigadier-General White, commanding Eastern District of Kentucky. * * *

3. On the arrival of the Fourteenth Kentucky Volunteer Infantry at Louisa the commanding officer District of Eastern Kentucky will relieve the Fortieth and One hundred and seventeenth Ohio Volunteer Infantry and the Eighty-fourth Indiana Volunteer Infantry, and direct them to report to these headquarters for further instructions.

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By order of Major-General Wright:

W. P. ANDERSON,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

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SPECIAL ORDERS,

HDQRS. DEPT. OF THE TENNESSEE, Numbers 34.

Young's Point, La., February 3, 1863.

1. Brigadier General B. M. Prentiss will report for duty to Major General W. T. Sherman, commanding Fifteenth Army Corps.

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By order of Major General U. S. Grant:

John A. RAWLINS,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

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CITY CLERK'S OFFICE, CITY OF CINCINNATI.

Major General LEWIS WALLACE, U. S. Army:

At a meeting of the city council of the city of Cincinnati, held on the 17th day of October, A. D. 1862, the following was read and unanimously adopted:

Resolved, That the city council of the city of Cincinnati, deeply sensible of the services rendered to our metropolis by Major-General Wallace in her hour of peril during the recent advance of the rebels in Kentucky, and in admiration of his energy and high military ability displayed upon that occasion, that we desire to express to him our gratitude, and that it shall thus be placed on the records of our city and copy be forwarded to General Wallace.

In testimony thereof I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my official seal this 9th day of February, A. D. 1863.

GEORGE M. CASEY,

City Creek.

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SPECIAL ORDERS,

HDQRS. DEPARTMENT OF THE OHIO, Numbers 66.

Cincinnati, Ohio, February 13, 1863.

1. The One hundred and seventeenth Regiment Ohio Volunteers, now in Cincinnati, Ohio, will proceed without delay to Covington, Ky., and report to Colonel Lucy, One hundred and fifteenth Regiment Ohio Volunteers, commanding U. S. forces at that post. * * *

2. The Eighty-fourth Regiment Indiana Volunteers, now in Cincinnati, Ohio, will proceed without delay to Louisville, Ky., and report to Major General G. Granger. * * *