War of the Rebellion: Serial 109 Page 0430 SW. VA., KY., TENN., MISS., ALA., W. FLA., & N. GA. Chapter LXIV.

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SPECIAL ORDERS,

HDQRS. DEPARTMENT OF THE OHIO, Numbers 293.

Cincinnati, Ohio, August 4, 1863.

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2. Colonel Cameron, with the Sixty-fifth Illinois Volunteers and one squadron First Ohio Cavalry, will proceed without delay to Lexington, Ky., and there report to Major-General Hartsuff, commanding Twenty-third Army Corps. The quartermaster's department will furnish the necessary transportation.

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By order of Major-General Burnside:

R. H. I. GODDARD,

Acting Assistant Adjutant-General.

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SPECIAL ORDERS,

HDQRS. CAV. DIV., 16TH ARMY CORPS, Numbers 36.

Memphis, Tenn., August 4, 1863.

II. The following officers are announced on the staff of the Cavalry Division Sixteenth Army Corps: Major M. H. Starr, Sixth Illinois Cavalry, acting assistant inspector-general; Lieutenant James M. Caldwell, Seventh Illinois Cavalry, acting assistant quartermaster; Lieutenant James K. Catlin, Second Illinois Cavalry, aide-de-camp. They will immediately proceed to the discharge of their duties, and be obeyed and respected accordingly.

By order of Brigadier General B. H. Grierson:

S. L. WOODWARD,

Acting Assistant Adjutant-General.

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SPECIAL ORDERS,

HDQRS. DEPT. OF THE TENNESSEE, Numbers 212.

Vicksburg, Miss., August 5, 1863.

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7. Brigadier General A. J. Smith, U. S. Volunteers, is hereby relieved from the command of the Tenth Division, Thirteenth Army Corps, and will proceed without delay to Columbus, Ky., and relieve Brigadier General A. Asboth, U. S. Volunteers, in the command of the District of Columbus, reporting to Major General S. A. Hurlbut, commanding Sixteenth Army Corps, for further instructions. Brigadier-General Asboth, on being relieved, will report to Major General S. A. Hurlbut for orders.

By order of Major General U. S. Grant:

T. S. BOWERS,

Acting Assistant Adjutant-General.

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HEADQUARTERS TWENTY-FIRST ARMY CORPS,

Manchester, Tenn., August 6, 1863.

Major FRANK S. BOND,

Aide-de-Camp, Winchester, Tenn.:

MAJOR: Our animals are generally shod. One hundred and seventy wagons for the First Division (Wood's) are at Murfreesborough for supplies. Wood cannot move without them. They will probably return to-morrow. We have but three days' short forage. Minty's cavalry have stripped us. The monthly estimates for clothing and quartermaster's stores for First and Second Divisions are still at Nashville awaiting shipment.

By command of Major-General Palmer:

LYNE STARLING,

Assistant Adjutant-General and Chief of Staff.

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