George Washington Papers

From George Washington to William Livingston, 20 June 1780

Head Quarters Springfield 20th June 1780

Dear Sir

I yesterday recd your Excellency’s favr of the 18th The intelligence which you were pleased to communicate to me had been previously transmitted to me by Genl Forman from Monmouth. I have not yet learned whether Sir Henry Clinton came with the Fleet or whether any or what number of troops were on board.

The enemy remain in the same position upon the point. I have the Honor to be with the greatest Regard Yr Excellency’s most obt and hble Servt

Go: Washington


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