NA, RRB 11/18/1863

A & I G Office
Richmond Va Nov 18th 1863
Special Order No 274
   VIII. E. V. Early is hereby appointed an Agent of the Quarter Master Dept and will report to Maj A. M. Barbour Chief Qr Master at Meridian Miss for assignment to duty.
By Command of Secty of War
J W Reily
A. A. G.
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Office Chief Qr M
Dept of West
Meridian Miss Dec 1st 63
E. V. Early Agt Q M Dept is assigned to the duties of transportation Agent and will take charge of the duties of that office at this post.
By Command of Genl Johnston
A M Barbour
Maj & Chf QM