Headquarters, 14th August. Major A. L. Land, Dunlop's.
Your telegram received.
The two regiments will number about two hundred each.
Communicate with General Wilcox when they can be transported.
After these troops have been taken away, trains for two brigades (say twenty-five hundred men) are to be kept at Landy's. W. H.. Artillery or wagons were passing bridge all night. G. T. Beauregard.
Petersburg, Va., Aug. 19th, 1864—1.30 P. M. General R. E. Lee, Chaffin's Bluff.
General Wilcox reports passing of wagons or artillery all night over pontoon bridge from north to south side of Appomattox. G. T. Beauregard.
near Petersburg, Aug. 19th,rm this.
Every available man who can be spared from trenches has been withdrawn.
Shall try attack in the morning with all the force I can spare.
I will call on Wilcox for a brigade, as instructed. G. T. Beauregard.
near Petersburg, Va., Aug. 20th, 1864—7 P. M. General R. E. Lee. Chaffin's Bluff:
Expect to attack early i