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d, 62d Pennsylvania; F. A. Lancaster, 115th Pennsylvania; Thomas, 21st New York. From the battle-field. Serg't Burnham, of the Metropolitan Police, who went to the battle-field of Saturday, returned this morning. From him we learn that 15r a flag of truce to bring away the wounded. The rebels consented to the removal of the wounded, but took the negroes. Burnham noticed that many of our dead and wounded were stripped of their clothing, and happened to speak of it loud enough for aut up, you s — n of b — h, or we'll take you, clothing, and all. A rebel officer, once a merchant in Alexandria, said to Burnham. "Don't mind him, he is drunk; the dead were stripped in violation of Gen. Lee's orders, and he says that those who dida, said to Burnham. "Don't mind him, he is drunk; the dead were stripped in violation of Gen. Lee's orders, and he says that those who did it shall be shot." Burnham says he did not see a rebel cavalryman between Bull Run and the fortifications