Headquarters,

Near Petersburg, July 20, 1864

General S. Cooper,

Adjutant and Inspector General:

General M. L. Smith has been relieved from duty with this army and ordered to report to General Hood.

R E Lee

 

 

Source: The War of the Rebellion, Series 1, Volume 40, Part 3, p. 787

Transcribed by Colin Woodward, 2017 July 28