s contained three divisions, commanded by Generals Brooks, Weitzel and Hinks, the division of the latter being composed of cocolored (Third) division; and while at Chaffin's Farm, General Weitzel, who had been acting as chief of staff to General Butlceeded Ord in command of the corps.
The Eighteenth, under Weitzel, was also engaged at the battle of Fair Oaks, October 27, ams was killed in this battle.
Another brigade, under General Weitzel, was engaged in a lot fight, October 27, 1862, at Georames.
Upon the fall of Petersburg these troops, under General Weitzel, the commander of the Twenty-fifth Corps, marched on Riments.
It was organized December 3, 1864, and Major-General Godfrey Weitzel was placed in command.
It was composed of the ender.
In the meantime, Kautz‘ Division accompanied General Weitzel to Richmond, the colored troops of the Twenty-fifth Co enter that city.
In May, 1865, the corps accompanied General Weitzel to Texas, where it joined the Army of Occupation, and