the Miss., Telegrams Sent. On the same day, USG telegraphed to Rosecrans. "I am going up to Genl Ords to order a Regiment immediately out I did not suppose either that the Union Brigade had been sent, as the misrepresentation of two Regiments It is rather a bad representation of anything at present" Copy, ibid., Telegrams Received.
Corinth Aug 18th 1862
The two divisions goin[g] to Buell will be returned as on detatched service but of course will be subject to Buells Orders for the time being. Instruc[t] them to report to Buell as soon as possible after crossing the River
I ordered a regiment from Dav[ies] Division to occupy Danville, and one to occupy Old Rienzi. If they have not done it, inform and I will have them go at once I am going to the Telegraph office and will be there for an hour or two
U. S. GRANT
Telegram, copy, DNA, RG 393, Army of the Miss., Telegrams Received.