Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Henry Dearborn, 11 January 1809

War Department
January 11th. 1809


I have the honor of proposing for your approbation the following appointments in the troops to be raised by virtue of an act entitled “An Act to raise for a limited time an additional military force” passed on the 12th day of April 1808 viz

Tully Robinson of Virginia to be appointed Major in the Fifth Regiment of Infantry.

Isaac Coles of Virginia to be appointed Captain in the Regiment of Light Dragoons.

William E. Williams of Maryland to be appointed Captain in the fifth Regiment of Infantry.

Accept Sir assurances of my high respect and consideration

H Dearborn

DNA: RG 46—Records of the U.S. Senate.

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