§ From James Monroe
24 December 1812, War Department. Proposes for JM’s approval various “Promotions in the Army of the United States.”
Letterbook copy (DNA: RG 107, LSP). 1 p. Monroe’s suggestions for promotions in the Fifth and Seventh Infantry Regiments were recommended to the Senate by JM on 31 Dec. (Senate Exec. Proceedings description begins Journal of the Executive Proceedings of the Senate of the United States of America (3 vols.; Washington, 1828). description ends , 2:313).