George Washington Papers

From George Washington to Brigadier General Francis Nash, 21 August 1777

To Brigadier General Francis Nash

Head qrs [Bucks County, Pa.] 21st Augt 1777


You are to hold the Brigade under your command, in readiness to March early on Friday Morng next by the Route of Princeton1—You will not begin to March untill you hear further from me. I am &ca


Df, in John Fitzgerald’s writing, DLC:GW; Varick transcript, DLC:GW.

1The following day was a Friday. Nash’s brigade was stationed at Trenton.

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