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Doc. 234. engagement at Dranesville, Va. Instructions to General Ord. Headquarters McCall's Division, camp Pierpont, Va., Dec. 19, 1861. General: You will please move in command of your brigade, at six A. M. to-morrow, on the Leesburg pike, in the direction of Dranesville. The First Rifles, Pennsylvania reserve, Lieuand there be fresh for the forward movement. I am, very respectfully, your obedient servant, Geo. A. Mccall, Brigadier-General, commanding Division. Brigadier-General O. C. Ord, Commanding Third Brigade. General Ord's report. camp Pierpont, Va., December 21, 1861. sir: I have to report that, in obedience to the enclGeneral Ord's report. camp Pierpont, Va., December 21, 1861. sir: I have to report that, in obedience to the enclosed order I, at six A. M. yesterday, started toward Dickey's and Henderson's, about three miles this side of Dranesville, on the Leesburg pike, with my brigade, the First Rifles, Lieutenant-Colonel Kane, Easton's battery, and two squadrons of cavalry. I likewise heard that it was probable there was a respectable picket of cavalry