Ordnance Return Bates Division
This is a receipt for Ordnance items turned over to Bates Division from Stewart's corps. It is dated July 31 1864 Atlanta. Bates division had soldiers from Tennessee, Georgia, Kentucky and Florida.
This documents records ammunition, 20 58 cal rifle muskets, 80 Enfields, 80 Enfield bayonets, 95 Austrians Rifles and canteen straps turned over to Capt. Sandford ordnance officer for Bates Division.
The date puts this into the campaign for Atlanta.