Highlands May 26 1780
I would inform your Excellency that the Revd Wm Van Horn Chaplin to General Glovers Brigade on the account of his Domestic affairs is very Desierous of Discharge from the army—Wm Van Horn has Servd with Reputation in his Station.
If agreeable to your Excellency I Could wish he might obtain an Honorable Discharg. I am with greate esteem your Excellencys most obedt Humle Sert
Wm Shepard Colo. Com[d]
DNA: RG 93—War Department.