February 27, 1865,
Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton to Major General Hancock (with same to General Stevenson and General Seward)
Washington City, February 27, 1865--4.30 p.m.
Information is communicated to this Department that a raid on Martinsburg, between now and Thursday, is contemplated by Quantrill and a squad of Gilmor's guerrillas.
EDWIN M. STANTON,
Secretary of War.
(Same to General Stevenson, Harper's Ferry, and General Seward, Martinsburg.)
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