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SPECIAL ORDERS No

SPECIAL ORDERS No. 14.

HDQRS. SECOND DIV., 25TH ARMY CORPS,
In the Field, Va., December 31, 1864.

I. Upon receipt of orders the commanding officer Forty-first U.S. Colored Troops will report with his command to Col. U. Doubleday, commanding Second Brigade, Second Division, Twenty-fifth Army Corps.

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IV. Paragraph II, Special Orders, No. 3, headquarters Second Division, Twenty-fifth Army Corps, assigning Bvt. Brig. Gen Charles S. Russell to the command of the First Brigade of this division is hereby revoked, said order having been made under a misapprehension of his date of rank. Bvt. Brig. Gen. Charles S. Russell is hereby assigned to the command of the Third Brigade of this division, and will report for duty immediately upon receipt of orders.

V. The Forty-first U.S. Colored Troops, having been ordered to report for duty with this division, is hereby assigned to the Second Brigade of the same from and after January 1, 1865.

By command of Brig. Gen. William Birney:

 THEO. C. GLAZIER,

Captain and Acting Assistant Adjutant-General.


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