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HEADQUARTERS, DEPARTMENT OF THE SOUTH,
ATLANTA, GEORGIA, October 5, 1868.

SPECIAL ORDERS }
No. 55.        } (Extract.)
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II.--Major GEORGE P. ANDREWS, 5th Artillery, having reported at these Headquarters pursuant to orders from the War Department, is hereby assigned to command Fort Macon, North Carolina.  He will repair via. Columbia, South Carolina, to the station assigned to him.
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BY ORDER OF MAJOR GENERAL MEADE:
R. C. DRUM,
Assistant Adjutant General.

OFFICIAL:
^[[C. D. Emory.]]
A. D. C.

^[[C. O. Dist of N. C.  Rcd. October 4th 1868.]]

Transcription Notes:
"Rcd." (or sometimes "recd.") for "Received"

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