George Washington Papers

General Orders, 25 April 1780

Head Quarters Morristown Tuesday April 25th 1780

Parole Tingre
Countersigns Noailles, Beauview
Of. the Day Tomorrow
Brigadier General Hand
Lieutenant Colonel Commandant Hubley
Brigade Major 1st Pennsylvania

All the Officers and men belonging to Colonel Dayton’s regiment now in Camp are to march tomorrow morning and join the detachment under Major Burrows who with the officers and men from the other regiments of the Jersey Brigade will immediately return to Camp.

The Commander in Chief at the request of the Minister of France has the pleasure to inform Major General the Baron de Steuben and the officers and men of the four Battalions that the appearance and manoeuvres of the Troops yesterday met His entire Approbation and afforded him the highest Satisfaction.

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