s were assigned to special duty in Atlanta — the former as provost-guard, and the latter reporting to Colonel Beck with, Chief Commissary.
During the month of September, nothing occurred to disturb the routine of camp life.
About the first of October, a general movement of all the corps, excepting the Twentieth, was made to the 1864, to December twenty-first, 1864.
The regiment entered the city of Atlanta, Ga., on the fourth day of September, 1864, and went into camp.
The months of September and October were occupied in building defences around the city and doing garrison duty.
On the ninth of November, the regiment was ordered into the works to asswere a complete success, and proved of great importance in the way of subsistence, considering the interruptions in our lines of communication.
On the------of September, the division was reviewed by Major-General Slocum, and, considering the long and tedious campaign just closed, and the difficulties of securing new clothing, th