NA, DAMELA 2/27A/1865

Hd Qrs Dept Ala Miss & E. La.
Meridian Feby 27 1865
L. J. Fleming Esqr
Supt M. & Ohio R Rd
Mobile Ala
Dear Sir,
   I have the honor to inform you that at the request of the Lieut Genl Comdg Brig Genl Brandon has directed the Enrolling officers in Miss to credit quotas of owners with all slaves hired to Rail Roads and or staff departments.
Very Respectfully
Your obt Sevt
W T Bullock