Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from James McHenry, 21 March 1800

From James McHenry, 21 March 1800

War Department 21st March 1800


I transmit you a petition from a Soldier of the 10th Regiment, praying for a Discharge from the Service: if it can consistently be granted, you will be pleased to take the necessary Order to that effect.

I have the Honour to be, Sir, Your most obedt Servt.

James McHenry

Major Genl. A. Hamilton

(LS, Hamilton Papers, Library of Congress).

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