George Washington Papers

After Orders, 4 May 1756

After Orders

[Winchester, 4 May 1756]

After Orders.

The first Subaltern for Duty, to get ready immediately to go to Cunningham-Fort,1 and wait upon Colonel Washington for orders.


1Cunningham’s fort was located twelve miles north of Winchester and about five miles from Mills Gap in the North Mountain. It was Ens. Nathaniel Milner whom GW ordered there, this date.

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