War of the Rebellion: Serial 109 Page 0380 SW. VA., KY., TENN., MISS., ALA., W. FLA., & N. GA. Chapter LXIV.

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HEADQUARTERS ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND,

Manchester, June 29, 1863-11.30 a. m.

Brigadier-General BRANNAN,

Commanding Division:

GENERAL: Your dispatch of 9.15 a. m. received.* The general commanding asks how far to the front, and what pressure is there against you.

Respectfully,

FRANK S. BOND,

Major and Aide-de-Camp.

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HEADQUARTERS ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND,

Manchester, June 29, 1863-3.40 p. m.

Brigadier-General MORTON,

Commanding Pioneers:

GENERAL: The general commanding directs that you proceed immediately to put a pontoon bridge across the river at the main ford on Murfeersborough road.

Very respectfully,

FRANK. S. BOND,

Major and Aide-de-Camp.

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HEADQUARTERS DEPARTMENT OF THE CUMBERLAND,

Manchester, June 29, 1863.

Major-General HARTSUFF,

Commanding Corps at Glasgow, or wherever else he may be found:

GENERAL: You must take care of Carthage, and should send a man there to command, as Stokes is not the man. You want a fighting man there. Please send me the rest of the pack-mules when you are ready to spare them. We have got this far all right; have possession of Shelbyville, and Bragg reported in force at Tullahoma.

W. S. ROSECRANS,

Major-General.

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HEADQUARTERS NINTH ARMY CORPS,

Milldate, Miss., June 29, 1863.

Major-General WASHBURN,

Commanding Detachment Sixteenth Army Corps:

GENERAL: By direction of Major-General Parke, commanding, I have the honor to inclose a copy of general order, dated June 29, 1863, from Major-General Sherman. + You will please make the necessary disposition and give such orders as will insure a prompt compliance with so much as may relate to your command.

Very respectfully, your obedient servant,

NICOLAS BOWEN,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

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* See 9.25 a. m., VOL. XXIII, Part II, p. 482.

+ See VOL. XXIII, Part III, p. 449.

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