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Conf Pam #416
MKSSAGK OF TFTE TRESIDENT.

liitUMOM). Va., l.)e<;. 32, I8G0.

Tn tin House of Riprcs/ntatives :

In response to your resolution of the l<ith inst., 1 herewith traus-


uiit foryour information a communication from the Secretary of War,
covering '"a list of the officers of artillery in the provisional army,
for the performance of ordnance duty, appointed since the Itlth day
of September, 1862,"' and the ''roll of merit"' reported by the Boaru
of Examiners.
JEFFERSON DAYIS.

COMMUXICATIOX FROM SECRETARY OF WAR.

C. S. A., War Department, y

Richmond, Va., Dec. 19, 1863. >

To the President of the Cmfederate States :

.Sir In response to a resolution of the House of Representative's


:

adopted on the 10th instant, I have the honor to transmit


1st. "A list of the officers of artillery in the provisional army, for
the performance of ordnance duty, appointed since the 16th day tf
September, 1862, shovfinir the rank of each and the duty to which
he is assigned."
2d. The "roll of merit" reported by the board of officers, consti-
tuted by general order No. 68, of 1862, and referred to in general
order No, 12, of 1863, as the general roll of merit established by the
examitiei''s.
Very respectfully, your obedient servant,
JAMES A. SEDDON,
Secretary of War.
LIST OF ARTILLERY OFFICERS for Ordnance duties oppoinUd
ii/tce Sej)(imher IG, lbG2, shotcinff rank and as$ignm€7it nf *ach.

State*. NmarM Ua iiiU»t duty.

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LoaUluna rcivlVt L!itlmm.lCnptain..'uii duty (;uIuiii*iiid Aim>ii:iI <;h.
•II... iiBi Meni.,<»ii outy Qtn. .)olinci<)H'» iiniiy.
i'.nd Lieut. On duty Uoii Joihs' coinmaiio.
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C. Burke lUt Lt«ut < 'II.

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M»ryUnd K.M C.iIm..ii. 2ad Lieut {On du*v Uen. Longatreet'ii command
A V 'lrl|.|K.. Wounded.
Arkanwn* l<\o fMuiiiinee*

Official
S. COOPEK,
A. and I. tleiural.
A. and I. G.'s Ojficc, Richmond, }

Dec. 18, 18G3. I


ROLL OF MERIT of Artillery Officers for Ordnance Duty, reported by
Board of Officers constituted by General Orders No. 68, A. ch I. G. 0.,
Series of l'sG2 :

Order of Merit. Pussod at> Captains. Btatee.

No.l, Win. Allfii Vircinia.


J. Wiliiox Brown
J.O. Lilt"-
Oiailan
("harlt^-i
Woodvillf I.a',!i:ini .. LouifiariH.
Jan. Dinwiildie Virgini;i.
J;.s M.Bnyd
C V. PmcUiii-y South Carolin.i.
" 9, J.>hn M. Ciri'aoiy Vltjiiiiiii.
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10. i
Thoe. Piti.ve Norih O.iralina.
" 11, .Trtu. G OlMrbi l>i-trict of Columbia.
" 12. 0. L. C. Minor A'irgitiisi.
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Iliiiry SeaiirooK Souih Curoiiua.


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Leoiiidas Points Virijinia.


14.
" Paul O. Venable
15,
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Win. N. Mi-Dou:ild.. KentucVy.


" 1'. I{. P. Cochran Vie' Ilia.
" 18. Geo. L>U1« Alabama.
" 19,
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Olias. F Vaiidertord. Mifsouri.


" 20, I
1. R KvaiiB.' 'l I'X 16.

::_2^, i W. H. Warroii TuiinPdHec.

Order of Merit. PnRsed as l«t Lientcuants. States.

No. 1, C. W. Temp'ii- Virj/iiiia.


" 2, John N. Cullingaxvoitli
J. C. Callioun South Carolina.
Wni. N. Fontaine Virginia.
I'owell Harrison
John V. Portcon*, . .. . South Carolina.
John Morrif, Jr Virginia.
" 8. Win. ir. Clark
" 9, Gcorgo \V. BisBftt
" 10, R. C. Wo,-thain
" 11, J»h M. Payne
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" 1>, John Forrest South Carolin.T.
' l:?, Henrv l»«nforth
" 14, 11. E" Haker Missi6si;'pi.
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15. W. W. tU'tirv ViiL'inia.
H. "W. Maurice , .«oulh Carolina.
' Riiliari Wi.lko, .Ir Virainia.
17,
" IS, John Sol dc District of Columbia.
" 19, U. \V Anderson .. . North Carolina.
H.Estill Vir^-inia.
" -21
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H. 3. Cunningham. Goo"'j^
Jas N.Rrickell Loaielnna.
Iluyward...
,1ns. H. South Carolina.
" 21, Kinlock Nelson Virginia.
Jae. n. (^rpoi-ge Alabama.
" 26, Ed. M«7jek Sotilb Carolina.
" 27, C P. E-'till North Carolina.
" 2.S, .iob'i \j Blackburn. Viririnia.
" 2fi, E C. Roliliins Mii-souri.
" 3 ', Walter Ilolladay.... Virginia.
" 31, M. C Burke Alabama.
" 32, John S. 'i nc.ker Missouri.
" Z:i, Allen Stovvart South Carolina.
" 34, E. O. Gordon Virjiinia.
" 3S, W. A. Parker .
Alabam;..
" 30, M U. rianston.... Vliginia.
" 37, E. H. B.>vd
" 3», K. V Booih Mifaiseippi.
" 39,
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Hodijah Meade
. . . Virginia.
40, ,

" 41, Dabnev Ooeby,Jr..


" 42, T. E. Wrenn
" 4:5, R. II. Coleman Tennessee.
" 44, W. O. English V^irginia.
' 45, Geo. H. kins Goorctia.
4«; Wm. A Shepard... Virginia.
" *', J. W. Stewart Tennessee.
" 48, Jas. E. Webb Alabama.
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49, Horace £ Ross TenneBseo.
" 50. E. J. Thompson .... Maryland.
"51, Bradford Klokol..., Tenneesee.
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