7th. & 8th. Was employed in compleating our Parallel—finishing the redoubts in them and establishing Batteries.
- Cite as
- “[Diary entry: 7 October 1781],” Founders Online, National Archives, last modified October 5, 2016, http://founders.archives.gov/documents/Washington/01-03-02-0007-0006-0002. [Original source: The Diaries of George Washington, vol. 3, 1 January 1771–5 November 1781, ed. Donald Jackson. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1978, p. 425.]