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I submit the following estimate of property and supplies appropriated or destroyed by my command during the march from Atlanta to Savannah:

Horses taken for use, 84; mules taken for use, 267; corn taken for use, pounds, 299,421; corn fodder taken for use, pounds, 262,000; rice fodder taken for use, pounds, 88,000; beef cattle, head, 700; bacon, pounds, 3700); sugar, pounds, 1000; molasses, gallons, 1000; potatoes, bushels, 2000; meal, sacks, 250; salt, barrels, 10; cotton bales destroyed, 2700; cotton-gins and mills destroyed, 50; flour-mills destroyed, 11; saw-mills destroyed, 14; factories destroyed, 3.

The amounts of articles of forage and subsistence given above, are those given in the returns of my quartermaster and commissary. In addition to these amounts, there was doubtless as much more of all such articles taken by the division for use of the men and animals, who subsisted bounteously on the country passed through.

Railroads destroyed: on East-Point Railroad, 7 miles; between Atlanta and Chattahoochee, 2 1/2 miles; between Social Circle and Madison, 1 mile; between Madison and Oconee, 5 miles; between Milledgeville and Gordon, 2 miles; between Tennille and Davisboro, 9 miles; total, 26 1/2 miles.

Railroad bridges across the Oconee and Ocmulgee, besides a large number of small bridges, trestles, water-tanks, etc., also large quantities of new ties, railroad timbers, cord-wood, etc.

The following table will show the casualties and losses in my command during the entire campaign:

 During the March.During Siege of Savannah.
 C. O.E. M.C. O.E. M.
Killed,  18
Wounded, 1553
Missing, 37 9
Total, 38670

In concluding this report, I must express my high appreciation of the officers and men whom I have so long commanded, and whose conduct and general discipline on this campaign were worthy of their past well-earned reputation.

I desire to return my thanks to the gentlemen composing my staff, departmental and personal. Some deserve special mention for their efficiency and uniform attention to duty. To Captain W. T. Forbes, Assistant Adjutant-General, I am especially indebted for the faithful performance of every duty devolving upon him. I must also commend Captain Eugene Schilling, my Topographical Engineer, for his general industry and ability, and especially for his energy and faithfulness while laying out and superintending the erection of forts tinder the enemy's guns, during the siege of Savannah.

I am, Colonel, very respectfully, your obedient servant,

John W. Geary, Brigadier-General Commanding.

Colonel Parduck's Report.

headquarters First brigade, Second division, Twentieth army corps, Savannah, Ga., December 25, 1864.
Captain W. T. Forbes, Assistant Adjutant-General:
Captain: In compliance with Circular Order, No. 144, I have the honor to submit the following report of the operations of this brigade, from the capture of Atlanta, September second, 1864, to the occupation of Savannah, Georgia, December twenty-first, 1864:

During the occupation of Atlanta, the brigade was camped near the intersection of the Sandtown with the White-Hall road, and occupied the fortified position of the enemy, constructed to command these roads.

The usual camp and picket duties were performed, and in addition to this, details from the command were on duty in the construction of the chain of fortifications which encircled the city.

On the twenty-fifth day of October, Colonel John Flynn being temporarily in command, the brigade formed part of a foraging expedition under command of Colonel Dustin, Third division, Twentieth corps, and proceeded to Latimer's farm, returning to its camp October twenty-fourth, 1864. This was the only change of duty of any material importance which occurred until November ninth, 1864, when Colonel Young, with his command of about one thousand (1000) cavalry and a section of artillery, drove in the pickets of the brigade, and sought to enter the works. The attack was easily repulsed, and without a casualty in the brigade. The enemy left two (2) men killed and two (2) men wounded, on the field. From a prisoner captured, it was learned that from fifteen to twenty men had been carried away wounded.

November 13th.--Acting under the orders of the General commanding division, the brigade was engaged part of this day in destroying the railroad, from the water-tank to a point two and one quarter (2 1/4) miles therefrom, in the direction of the Chattahoochee River, by burning the ties and

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