NA, QMR 2/7B/1863

Sardis Miss, February 7, 1863
Desires to advance to the President of Miss & Tenn RRd $60,000 to build the bridges between this place and Grenada, nearly all of which have been destroyed by our troops. States the great advantage to be gained in advancing this sum on account of the vast supplies of forage to be obtained. ***** Desires answer to the above by telegraph address enclosed.
Major J F Summons
Entry in Quartermaster General's Letters Received Register