George Washington Papers

From George Washington to Major General William Heath, 17 September 1776

To Major General William Heath

Head Quarters Col. Morriss[’]s Sept. 17th 1776.


Some advices lately recieved from Powle’s hook, has made it necessary that Col. William’s regiment, should march to that post as a re-inforcement to Col. Durkie; it will be proper therefore they should be immedy put in motion towards Mount Washington, where they are to cross. Yr hhble Servt

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LS, in William Grayson’s writing, MHi: Heath Papers.

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