George Washington Papers

General Orders, 30 July 1780

Head Quarters Kakeate Sunday July 30th 1780

Parole Rhode Island
Countersigns X, M.
Watchword Hopewell
Of. the Day Tomorrow
Major Church
Brigade Major 1 Pennsa Brigade

A Sub. Serjeant Corporal and twentyfour privates from the Pennsylvania division to relieve the Provost Guard at the old meeting house at two ô clock this afternoon: to furnish a serjeant corporal and twelve for the Quarter Master General and a Corporal and three for the Commissary General of Forage.

A Corporal and Six men from General Hand’s Brigade to mount at the Adjutant General’s immediately.

Each Division to furnish Guards for its own security.

After Orders

The General to beat at one—the Assemblé at half past one—The Troops will march and Park move at two o clock by the Left—The Baggage to follow in the rear of the whole—Each Division will furnish its own Advanced Rear and Baggage Guards.

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