NA, WD 3/18A/1862

Head Qrs Western Dept
Decatur March 18, 1862  7 1/2 P. M.
Maj. Genl.Crittenden
   Cars will be ready at 8 o'clock tomorrow morning to transport Carroll's Brigade to Tuscumbia {Memphis & Charleston RR}.
   Have it ready at that hour with a supply of ten days provisions. Your wagons unloaded or made very light can proceed with the cavalry by land. The Quarter Mastrs will supply platform cars to transport your artillery.
By order Genl Johnston
H. P. Brewski AAGenl.
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