Richard O'Leary CSR, M331, National Archives
Feb. 4th 1864
W. F. Hancock
Surg in Chge
During the twenty four hours that I have acted in the Capacity of Officer of the day, I caused Privates Adams & Mansfield to be arrested & confined to the Guard House – On my visits to the various apartments of the Hospital I found Everything in good condition. In consequence of an insufficient supply of fuel, the regular hours for meals in the 1st Division, was delayed & the rations not cooked properly –
Your Obt. Svt.
& Officer of Day
P. S. There has been some complaints in quantity & quality of rations in the 3rd Division apartments ___. R. O'Leary