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Object Name ORDERS, MILITARY
Catalog Number CML-EJ.3a-c
Date June 1863
Scope & Content Three Orders from Major General Edward Johnson to Brigadier General George H. Steuart, June 1863

Physical Appearance: Three Orders to from Major General Edward Johnson to Brigadier General George H. Steuart, June 1863:

CML-EJ.3a. June 11,1863 - H[ea]d Q[uarte]rs Johnson's Division - Orders for Steuart to place one company on picket duty tonight on the road to Winchester [Virginia]. [By direction of Major General Edward Johnson]. Signed "B. W. Leigh" A[cting] A[ssistant] A[djutant] Gen[eral]. 1 page, written in pencil. Marks: "L - 51 - Metal Case 3" written at the top. A CMLS seal is embossed in the center.

CML-EJ.3b. June 12, 1863, 6:50 A. M. - H[ea]d Q[uarte]rs Johnson's Division - Sends orders from the commanding Major General [Edward Johnson] to have a regiment placed in rear of an artillery reserve being placed with the division today. Signed "B. W. Leigh" A[cting] A[ssistant] A[djutant] Gen[eral]. 1 page, written in pencil. Marks: "L-51 Metal Case 3" A CMLS seal is embossed in the center.

CML-EJ.3c. June 17, 1863 - H[ea]d Q[uarte]rs Johnson's Division - Sends orders from the commanding Major General to place pickets to the right and rear of Steuart's encampment, placing them "at commanding points a mile or thereabouts from his camp." Signed "B. W. Leigh" A[cting] A[ssistant] A[djutant] Gen[eral]. 1 page, written in pencil. Marks: "L-51 - Metal Case 3" at top of page. A CMLS seal is embossed in the center.
Archival History These 3 orders from Maj. Gen. Edward Johnson to Brig. Gen. Steuart were formerly located in the MC 3 L-571 files
People Steuart, George Hume
Leigh, B. W.
Johnson, Edward
Search Terms Encampment
Subjects Pickets
Pickets (Guards)
Companies
Artillery (Troops)
Reservations, Military
Roads
Command of troops
Camps, Military
Military camps
Military maneuvers
Military mobilizations