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RECAPITULATION - Continued.

Infantry. Cavalry. Artillery. Total.

1861.

25th Regiment 844 ... ... ...

1st U. S. 998 ... ... ...

Reserve Corps

2nd U. S. 881 ... ... ...

Reserve Corps

1st U. S. 505 ... ... ...

Reserve Corps

(Battalion)

Benton Cadets 442 ... ... ...

3 companies 153 ... ... ...

Mississippi

Marine Brigade

1 regiment 256 ... ... 15,962

engineers

1st Regiment ... 978 ... ...

2nd Regiment ... 755 ... ...

3rd Regiment ... 1,214 ... ...

4th Regiment ... 841 ... ...

5th Regiment ... 817 ... ...

6th Regiment ... 1,139 ... ...

7th Regiment ... 998 ... 6,742

Irish Dragoons ... 482 ... 482

Stewart's ... 316 ... 316

battalion

1 company ... 100 ... 100

mounted rifles

1st Regiment ... ... 1,093 ...

2nd Regiment ... ... 1,489 ...

Landgraeber's ... ... 104 ...

battery

Von ... ... 127 2,813

Pfennighausen's

battery

1862.

21st Regiment 950 ... ... ...

26th Regiment 885 ... ... ...

27th Regiment 794 ... ... ...

29th Regiment 845 ... ... ...

30th Regiment 862 ... ... ...

31st Regiment 872 ... ... ...

32nd Regiment 863 ... ... ...

33rd Regiment 861 ... ... ...

35th Regiment 839 ... ... ...

Mississippi 806 ... ... ...

Marine Brigade

(1st Infantry)

1 regiment 869 ... ... ...

Missouri State

Militia

1st Battalion 343 ... ... ...

Missouri State

Militia

2nd Battalion 528 ... ... ...

Missouri State

Militia

Lawrence County 397 ... ... 10,714

Missouri State

Militia

Cass County ... ... ... 425

Home Guard

1st Regiment ... 1,067 ... ...

Cavalry

Missouri State

Militia

2nd Regiment ... 1,019 ... ...

Cavalry

Missouri State

Militia

3rd Regiment ... 1,064 ... ...

Cavalry

Missouri State

Militia

4th Regiment ... 1,234 ... ...

Cavalry

Missouri State

Militia

5th Regiment ... 1,305 ... ...

Cavalry

Missouri State

Militia

6th Regiment ... 1,139 ... ...

Cavalry

Missouri State

Militia

7th Regiment ... 1,200 ... ...

Cavalry

Missouri State

Militia

8th Regiment ... 1,314 ... ...

Cavalry

Missouri State

Militia

9th Regiment ... 820 ... ...

Cavalry

Missouri State

Militia

5th Regiment ... 794 ... 10,956

Cavalry

Missouri State

Militia

8th Regiment ... 990 ... ...

Cavalry

Missouri State

Militia *

9th Regiment ... 1,099 ... 2,089

Cavalry

Missouri State

Militia *

1 battalion ... 407 ... 407

cavalry,

Mississippi

Marine Brigade

1 battery ... ... 91 91

artillery,

Missouri State

Militia

Total ... ... ... 51,097

SAINT LOUIS, MO., November 12, 1863.

Honorable E. M. STANTON:

I respectfully suggest the following modifications of the instructions for recruiting colored troops, viz: That enlistments be made at once, without requiring consent of owners, and that the recruiting be done by the provost-marshals of my department, acting under my orders, the recruits to be turned over to the proper officers of the Bureau for Colored Troops in Saint Louis. These modifications will expedite the recruiting of colored troops, save expenses, and in general promote the interests of the Government. If these suggestions meet with your approval, I can publish the modified regulation and

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* Sic. Reference probably to Eighth and Ninth Volunteers.

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