Head Qrs Morris Town 21st May 1780
I have received your Favor of today & presented it to His Excellency, the Commander in Chief. The General hopes the Men who have deserted will be recovered. You may continue the parties at Pluckimin & Baskenridge Hospital’s till further orders. The Commissaries at those places must furnish them with provisions. I am Sir Yr Most Obed St
Rob: H: Harrison Secry
DLC: Papers of George Washington.