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War Department
Adjutant Generals Office
Washington July 19, 1865

Commanding General
Department of Alabama
Mobile, Ala.

When officers on duty in the Freedmens Bureau are discharged, by reason of the muster out of their respective regiments, please replace them, after conference with the Asst. Commissioner of the Bureau of Refugees Freedmen and Abandoned Lands, by officers or enlisted men of your command not liable to muster out.

By order of the Secretary of War
/sd/ Thomas M. Vincent
Asst. Adjt Genl