HDQRS. TWENTY-FOURTH ARMY CORPS,
In the Field, Va., January 31, 1865.
The Eighth Regiment Connecticut Volunteers is relieved from these headquarters, and the commanding officer will report to Brigadier-Gen-eral Devens, commanding Third Division, for orders. Brigadier-Gen-eral Devens will detail weekly from his division a guard for these headquarters of not less than 100 men, to be selected from the companies reported in best order in the regiments of his division.
By command of Maj. Gen. John Gibbon:
Captain, Nineteenth U.S. Infantry, Aide-de. Camp
and Acting Assistant Adjutant-General.