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General Order No. 65. 1. Brig.-Gen. Godfrey Weitzel is hereby announced as chief engineer of this department and army, and will be obeyed and respected accordingly . . . . By command of Major-General Butler: R. S. Davis, Major and Assistant Adjutant-General. [no. 58. see page 666.] May 18, 1864. General Bragg: I have about nineteen thousand infantry, two thousand cavalry, and four battalions artillery this side Swift Creek; beyond Swift Creek Walker's brigade and two regiments (Dearing's brigade) cavalry. G. T. Beauregard, General Commanding. War Records, Chapter XLVIII., Part II., p. 1025. [no. 59. see page 666.] General Butler's headquarters, May 20, 1864, 10 P. M. (Received 7.40 A. M., May 21st.) Hon. Edwin M. Stanton, Secretary of War: Have been fighting all day. Enemy are endeavoring to close in on our lines. We shall hold on. Have captured rebel General Walker, of Texas troops. General Sheridan is at White House, and has sent for a pontoon bridge, which I