George Washington Papers

From George Washington to Henry Lee, 22 August 1780

Head Quarters Orange Town 22d Augt 1780


You will be pleased to employ the whole of your Corps both Horse and Foot tomorrow in impressing Waggons and Drivers from Totowa—Precaness—Little Falls— Slotterdam—Wesel—Acquaquenac and the Neck between Hackinsack and Passaic Rivers—You will direct the Waggons to rendezvous as they come in at Acquaquenac Bridge and Hackinsack Town. You will receive further orders the morning after tomorrow, by which time you will be pleased to direct your Corps to assemble at Hackinsack or Acquaquenac Bridge. You will be punctual in the execution of this order as there will be a correspondent maneuvre. I am &c.

DLC: Papers of George Washington.

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