SERIES I--VOLUME XXIII/2 [S# 35]
Orders, And Returns Relating To Operations In Kentucky, Middle And
North Alabama, And Southwest Virginia, From January 21 To August 10, 1863.
ORDERS, No. 90.
OF THE CUMBERLAND,
general commanding, finding that the War Department objects to the
organization of the light battalions from the rolls of honor, as
contemplated by Paragraph II, General Orders, No. 19,
current series, from these headquarters, directs:
Murfreesborough, Tenn., April 24,
That those whose names appear on the rolls of
honor remain on duty with their respective
commands, and that they be distinguished, when on military duty, by
wearing a red ribbon, tied
in the button-hole or attached to the coat over the left breast.
The issue of first-class arms, provided for in
General Orders, No. 19, will be made as soon as
By command of Major-General