SPECIAL ORDERS No
SPECIAL ORDERS No. 106.
HDQRS. DEPT. OF THE TENNESSEE,
Milliken's Bend, La., April 16, 1863.
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XI. Brig. Gen. J.P. Hawkins is hereby assigned to the command and organization of all troops of African descent in this department.
By order of Maj. Gen. U.S. Grant:
JNO. A. RAWLINS,
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