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Bureau of Refugees Freedmen and A L. Office of Sub Asst Comr Sub Dist of Forest, Miss Forest Miss, February 17 1868 1" Lt M Barber A.A.A.G. B.R.F and A.L. State of Miss Sir I have the honor to report that in compliance with Par 3 Special Order No 18 c.s. from your office, I arrived at this place on the 12" inst and have established and assumed the duties of the Office of Sub Asst Comr B.R.F and A.L. Sub Dist of Forest Miss. Created by G.O. No 6 c.s. from your office. Also that Mr. C.C. Walden has reported in compliance with Par 4 S.O. No 18 cs from your office. I am Sir Very Respectfully Your obt servant Geo. W. Corliss Sub Asst Comr
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