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nce, and report to me as early as practicable at the mouth of the Nansemond. At daylight I intend landing with a detachment and feeling myior officer present, I took command yesterday of the forces on Nansemond River, both army and navy, which were to act in conjunction with thement of men, and sent a request that a gunboat might go up the Nansemond River to assist in an expedition, the object of which, as stated to tobacco, supposed to be located on the peninsula formed by the Nansemond River and Pagan Creek. The matter was referred to the senior offiook command of the party, and the boats then left to go up the Nansemond River to reconnoitre, it being understood that after Captain Lee and intended, they would march down to the north-western bank of the Nansemond, and there again join the boats. Taking a direct road for Suff navy that is stationed there. Their mission was to go up the Nansemond River to report to General Graham for reenforcements, but being deta