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November 23rd, 2013

150 years ago this day in the Union Army 10th Corps

 

GENERAL ORDERS,  

HEADQUARTERS U. S. FORCES,

No. 84. MORRIS Island, S. C., November 23, 1863.

 

 

  1. In pursuance of instructions from department headquarters, the present organization of the brigades at this post is dissolved, and they are reorganized as below, viz:
  2. First Brigade.---Brig. Gen. Thomas G. Stevenson commanding: Third New Hampshire Volunteers, Fourth New Hampshire Volunteers, Seventh New Hampshire Volunteers, Ninth Maine Volunteers, Eleventh Maine Volunteers.

 

Second Brigade.---Col. W. W. H. Davis, One hundred and fourth Pennsylvania Volunteers, commanding: Fifty-second Pennsylvania Volunteers, One hundred and fourth Pennsylvania Volunteers, One-hundredth New York Volunteers, Independent Battalion New York Volunteers [Enfans Perdus].

 

Third Brigade.---Col. James Montgomery, Second South Carolina Volunteers (colored), commanding: Second South Carolina Volunteers, Third U. S. Colored Troops, Fifty-fourth Massachusetts Volunteers (colored).

 

II. Lieut. Col. Charles R. Brayton, Third Rhode Island [Heavy] Artillery, is announced as chief of artillery for this post, and will be obeyed and respected accordingly.

 

By order of Brig. Gen. Alfred H. Terry:

 

ADRIAN TERRY, Captain, and Assistant Adjutant-General.

 

Reference: OR Series 1, Volume 28, Part 2, Chap 49, page 123