NA, DAMEL 3/9/1865

Meridian March 9th 1865
Brig Genl Brandon
Enterprise Miss
   I find owing to scarcity of transportation it will be impossible to forage & subsist Reserves at Enterprise. Scooba forty miles above here on M&O RR {Mobile & Ohio RR} is nearest point where forage and subsistence can be had. *****
R Taylor
Lieut Genl
Sent by telegram