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out any remunerations for their services. and many are thus run away. and Come to this Point in a most destitute Condition. Several have appeared badly bruised. and showing unmistakeable evidences of brutal treatment. The Condition of affairs there is very deplorable.                          
Trusting that this will meet with your Consideration. 
I am. General.           
Very Respectfully                             
Your Obedient Servant                        
Wm R. Gallian                           
Capt. & Sub. Com Freedmen                                             
Post Winchester. Miss                        

Maj. Gen. Chas. R. Woods
Commdg. Dept. Ala
Mobile Ala

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