NA, DAMEL 3/12/1865

Meridian March 12th 1865
Col N. G. Watts
care Gen Wirt Adams, Jackson Miss
   There are some thirty boxes of clothing here for Federal prisoners which could not be sent to Cahaba on account of breaks in Rail Roads. Shall it be sent to Jackson for distribution? {The Federal prisoners were already in transit for exchange}
E Surget AAG
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