The Writings of Abraham Lincoln, Volume 6 by Abraham Lincoln
Telegram to General Hooker. March 13, 1863.
EXECUTIVE MANSION, WASHINGTON, March 13, 1863.
General Stahel wishes to be assigned to General Heintzelman and General Heintzelman also desires it. I would like to oblige both if it would not injure the service in your army, or incommode you. What say you?