December 10, 1862: Burn the cotton

Cotton

Official Records


JACKSON, December 10, 1862.
Major-General VAN DORN,
Grenada:

Send a courier to Major Blythe and tell him to destroy all the cotton between the Tallahatchie and Coldwater and all other points accessible.

J. R. WADDY,
Assistant Adjutant-General.

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