From the National Archives, RG 109, Ch. 6, Vol. 7 "Orders
and Circulars Received, Chimborazo Hospital No. 1. 1863-64." n. p.
INSPECTOR GENERAL'S OFFICE,
Richmond, Dec. 4, 1863.
I. Hospitals for prisoners of war are placed on the same
footing as other C. S. hospitals in all respects, and will be managed
II. The hospital ration is fixed, until further orders, at
the same rates of issues now made to soldiers in the field. If a greater
allowance is required of any particular articles, special requisitions must be
Adjutant and Inspector General.