Dunn’s Hill, July 28, 1864—11 o’clock

[Received Chaffin’s Bluff 12.30 a.m. 30th]

 

General R. H.  Anderson:

Your telegram of 7 o’clock received. It may be intention of enemy to deceive us. Keep the troops you do not use ready to re-enforce Pickett. Where is enemy’s cavalry?

R E Lee

 

 

 

Source: The War of the Rebellion, Series 1, Volume 40, Part 3, p. 813

Transcribed by Colin Woodward, 2018 July 30