Orders - Butler forms the Army of the James (AOJ) in Norfolk. There are some slight reinforcements, but mostly the front is static due to the weather.
Purchases - 10 RR, 5 Artillery
Replacements - 4 Inf, 1 Supply
Events - [color="Red"]The "Coffee Mill" Guns
The 1862 crop of generals appear
General Thomas arrives
Admiral Porter arrives
4 Militia Disband at the end of the year[/color]
Orders - The AOP moves to Suffolk by rail (to challenge the new AOJ). The ANV moves by rail to Richmond to refit. In the west, reinforcements continue to stream into Memphis. Manstein has chosen to move his defences further north, sending Polk's command to Columbus KY and Hardee's command to Paduch KY.
Political Options - Embargo Cotton, Print Money, Exceptional Taxes, Call for volunteers with $1,000 bounty, Full Mobilization.
Purchases - 12 Regular Bdes, 5 Irregular, 34 Militia, 2 Artillery
Replacements - 5 Inf, 1 Lt. Inf, 2 Cav
Events - [color="Red"]The 1862 generals appear
3 Militia and 1 Bushwackers disbanded[/color]
Remember - The beatings will continue until morale improves.