War of the Rebellion: Serial 109 Page 0514 SW. VA., KY., TENN., MISS., ALA., W. FLA., & N. GA. Chapter LXIV.

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will report in person without delay to the commanding general of the Army of the Cumberland for assignment to duty.

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By order of the Secretary of War:

E. D. TOWNSEND,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

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[JANUARY 26, 1864. - For Special Orders, Numbers 39, Adjutant-General's Office, assigning Brigadier General J. H. Wilson to the charge of the Cavalry Bureau, see Series III.]

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SPECIAL FIELD ORDERS,

CHATTANOOGA, TENN., Numbers 26.

January 26, 1864.

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XXII. Brigadier General W. L. Elliott, chief of cavalry, Department of the Cumberland, willd etach one brigade of the force under his command to relieve the command under Colonel Eli Long at Calhoun, Tenn. He will detach another brigade to take post at Rossville, the senior officer assuming command of all the troops at that place. General Elliott will establish his headquarters at this place. Upon being relieved Colonel Long will march with his command to Huntsville, Ala., and assume command of the Second Cavalry Division.

By command of Major-General Thomas:

WM. D. WHIPPLE.

Assistant Adjutant-General.

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SPECIAL ORDERS,

HDQRS. DEPARTMENT OF THE OHIO. Numbers 27.

January 27, 1864.

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8. The Tennessee brigade, under command of Brigadie-General Spears, U. S. Volunteers now attached to the Twenty-third Army Corps, is hereby assigned and made a part of the Second Division of that corps.

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By command of Major-General Foster:

HENRCY CURTIS, Jr.,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

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HEADQUARTERS NINTH ARMY CORPS,

Knoxville, February 1, 1864.

Brigadier-General WILLCOX,

Commanding Second Division, Ninth Army Corps:

GENERAL: You will move your command on receipt of this order on the road to Knoxville calling in all guards and pickets and leaving a small detail of convalescents and men least able to march to guard the property left in the several regimental and other camps. The men will carry their overcoats, blankets, and shelter-tents, three days' rations in