Head Quarters, Dist. of West Ten
Pittsburg, April 9th 1862
MAJ. GEN. J. A. MCCLERNAND
COMD. G 1ST DIVISION
Complaints are made of promiscuous firing by men of your Divi[sion] by which several men have already been sho[t. ] My orders as well as your own Division orde[rs] forbid this.