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Dearing also reports enemy have withdrawn their pickets from Garey's Church.
Hill reports enemy has strengthened his force in his front.
At daylight three brigades were seen moving to enemy's left.
HillHill's pickets report wagons or artillery moving from 11 until 3 o'clock last night to our left. W. H. Taylor, A. A. G.
15th August, 1864. General R. E. Lee, via Chaffin's Bluff:
General Hampton telegraphs from Richmond his command is moving back,isoners. G. T. Beauregard.
near Petersburg, Va., Aug. 20th, 1864—8:15 A. M. General R. E. Lee, Chaffin's Bluff.
General Hill reports enemy still occupying part of Weldon railroad, where he is fortifying.
Am endeavoring to make necessary arran1864. General G. T. Beauregard, Wilmington, N. C. :
About 2 A. M. yesterday enemy broke through picket line in front of Hill's corps.
It was soon restored.
Casualties in Hoke's and Johnson's-three killed and sixteen wounded. Geo. W