NA, RR 5/6A/1862

Hd Qts Transportation Department Corinth
May 6th 1862
General G T Beauregard
Corinth Miss
   By your order, I sent Mr R M Burton, Special Agent to Meridian on Mobile {& Ohio} Road, to ascertain the causes of detention at that place of shipment of powder to Col W R Hunt ordnance officer Columbus Miss. I send herewith Mr Burton's Report.
Very Respectfully
Your obt Sv t
Robt B Hurt
Mil Supt R Roads