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12 of Feby 12" 1867 By command of Major General O.O. Howard Henry M. Whittelsey Bvt Brig Gen. Chf Q.M. Bureau &c Respectfully returned to Bvt. Brig Genl H.M. Whittelsey Chf. Q.M. B.R.F. & A.L. Washington D.C. with the information that the Surg at Talladega requires a horse and equipment for the following reasons, viz: - The Hospital at Talladega is three miles from town. The roads are rough at all seasons. There is but one Ambulance at the place, which is required for the transportation of the Sick. Wager Swayne Major Genl & Asst Commr. Dist of Ala April 24, 1867 [[left margin]] Hd Qrs Dist of Ala 33 [[/left margin]] S 115 Endorsement on letter of Bvt Maj Genl. T Seymore Office Sub Asst Commr. Greenville Ala April 12" 1867 Respectfully returned with the information that the within named child is legally bound so far as the letter of the law is concerned as will appear from the enclosed copy of minutes from the Probate Judge. No opportunity of learning satisfactorily whither the child desires to return to her Mother or not has presented itself. the statement of the master or of the child in his presence not being taken as evidence. It is suggested that the child be sent for by order of the Asst Commr. and the question be decided by herself while free from duress of fear. Sam S. Gardner Sub. Asst Commr. Respectfully returned to S.S. Gardner Sub Asst Commr. Greenville Ala. who is directed to take such measures as may be necessary to obtain the information called for by the Commr if it is deemed advisable to have the child brought to Greenville you will make application to this office for the necessary transportation. By order of Maj. Genl Wager Swayne J.F. Conyngham 1" Lieut 24 U.S.I.& A.A.A.G. April 24 1867 [[left margin]] Hd Qrs Dist of Ala 34 [[/left margin]] Endorsement on letter of Din A. Dodge Respectfully returned to the Asst Assessor of Internal Revenue for the 10 Dist. i Dist Alabama with the information that the within account should have been made out and certified to by the officer in command of the troops. By command of Maj Genl Wager Swayne J.F. Conyngham 1" Lieut 24 U.S.I. & A.A.A.G. April 24 1867 13 [[left margin]] Hd Qrs Dist of Ala 35 [[/left margin]] S 145 Endorsement on letter of Lieut Geo Shorkley Respectfully returned to Lieut Geo Shorkley Sub Asst Commr who will please state more definately the whereabouts of the person herein referred to. The discharge papers in your office will be forwarded with the application for exchange to the Asst Commr for La. By order of Maj Genl Wager Swayne J.F. Conyngham 1" Lieut 24 U.S.I. & A.A.A.G. April 24. 1867 [[left margin]] Hd Qrs Dist of Ala 36 [[/left margin]] P 59. Endorsement on letter of Bvt Maj C W Pierce Respectfully returned. If the parties within mentioned are discovered direct the Sheriff of the county in which they live to hold them in the County Jail subject to orders from these Hd. Qrs. By command of Maj. Genl Wager Swayne J.F. Conyngham 1" Lieut 24 U.S.I & A.A.A.G. April 25 1867 [[left margin]] Hd Qrs Dist of Ala 37 [[/left margin]] K 46 Endorsement on letter of Bvt Lt. Col. A.P. Ketchum Respectfully transmitted By command of Major Genl. Wager Swayne J.F. Conyngham 1" Lieut 24 U.S.I & A.A.A.G. April 26. 1867 [[left margin]] Hd Qrs Dist of Ala 38 [[/left margin]] N 37 Endorsement on letter of Howards Bradford Respectfully referred to Bvt. Brig. Genl. J.B. Callis Sub Asst Commr. Huntsville Ala for investigation and report these papers to be returned. By command of Major Genl. Wager Swayne J.F. Conyngham 1" Lieut 24 U.S.I & A.A.A. Genl April 26 1867 [[left margin]] Hd Qrs Dist of Ala 39 [[/left margin]] P 61 Endorsement on letter of B.F. Porter Respectfully returned to B.F. Porter Esq. It is out of the power of this office to furnish the transportation requested. By command of Major General Wager Swayne J.F. Conyngham 1" Lieut 24 U.S.I & A.A.A.G. Aparil 26 1867 13 Endorsement on letter of Seuit Ger Shortley respectfully returned to Seuit Ger Shortley she ask bomen who will please state morel definitely the wheunhouts of the person
Henry M. Whittelsey "Surg" = Surgeon Edited one missing date added
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