George Washington Papers

From George Washington to Colonel Thomas Clark, 22 February 1779

To Colonel Thomas Clark

Head Quarters Middle Brook 22d Feby 1779.


Inclosed you have a Copy of the Arrangemt of your own and Colo. Pattens Regiments.1 If any Alterations have happened since the Copy was made out by Resignation or otherwise be pleased to remark them and return the lists to me that I may send them back to the Board of War and obtain Commissions upon them. I am &c.

Df, in Tench Tilghman’s writing, DLC:GW; Varick transcript, DLC:GW.

1The enclosed arrangements of these two North Carolina regiments have not been identified. Clark returned these arrangements to GW on 1 March, and GW sent them to the Board of War on 4 March. For additional alterations in the arrangements of the 1st and 2d North Carolina regiments, see GW to Peter Scull, 20 March. For the arrangement of the 3d North Carolina Regiment, which also has not been identified, see GW to James Hogun, this date.

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