lity may be briefly illustrated by an official indorsement placed upon the application of a soldier to be transferred from the infantry to the band.
Respectfully forwarded, disapproved.
Shooters are more needed than tooters. It has already been said that Stuart would have made a more active and efficient corps commander than Ewell.
Reorganized, the army stood as follows: —
1ST corps. Longstreet
McLaws7,311 Kershaw, Barksdale, Semmes, Wofford
Pickett5,200 Garnett, Kemper, Armistead
Hood7,720 Law, Robertson, Anderson, G. T. Benning
Battns.1,000 Cabell, Dearing, Henry, Walton, Alexander2184
Totals21,231 11 Brigades, 5 Battns.
2D corps. Ewell
Early6,943 Hays, Smith, Hoke, Gordon
Johnson5,564 Stuart, Walker, Nichols, Jones
Rodes8,454 Daniel, Doles, Iverson, Ramseur, O'Neal
Battns.1,000 Jones, Latimer, Carter, Brown, Nelson2184
Totals21,961 13 Brigades, 5 Battns.
3D corps. A. P.