NA, QMR 9/26/1863

Richmond Va., September 26, 1863
Refers to QM Genl letter of Maj L. M. Gardner. Encloses RR Receipt for stores which were lost by RR Co, also makes statements concerning the manner of shipping stores generally by the QMD RR company and the frequent losses occurring to Govt supplies by carelessness of RR agents and calls attention of QMG to the same.
Commissary General
Respy referred to Major Ch M. Smith for attention to such portion of this subject as concerns his Dept. After action he will forward the papers to Maj F W Sims for his attention.
A R Lawton  QM Genl
Entry in Quartermaster General's Letters Received Register