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Henry Heth

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Orders endorsed by Henry Heth detailing direction of march and provision of materials to troops by quartermaster and commissary.

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Headquarters Floyd’s Brigade

Camp Bee, ?? Aug 5 61

The forty-fifth and fiftieth (Va) Regiments, Floyd’s brigade, under command of Colonels Henry Heth and A.W. Reynolds, respectively, will move from Camp Bee to-morrow at 5 am, and take up the line of march in the direction of Leesburg. The quartermaster of each command will furnish the same with all the transportation on hand. The Commissary will furnish the same with as much rations as he has. No unnecessary baggage will be allowed.

By order of Brig Genl Floyd C.S.A.

H Heth

Colonel

Creation Date

8-5-1861

State/Province

Virginia

Country

United States of America

Creator Life Dates

1825-1899

Keywords

"Henry Heth", "General Floyd", 1861

Resource Identifier

070425-04

Date Digital

5-6-2020

Document Type

Manuscript

Disciplines

History | Military History

Publisher

Wofford College

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manuscript

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PDF

Language

En-us

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Orders endorsed by Henry Heth, 1861

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