George Washington Papers

General Orders, 2 September 1780

Head Quarters Tean Neck. Saturday Septr 2d 1780

Parole Asia
Countersigns Atlas Arts
Watchword March March

For the Day Tomorrow

Brigadier General Irvine

Colonel Chambers

Lieutenant Colonel Vose

Brigade Major White

For Guard

Major Harwood.

The Army will march tomorrow morning—The General will beat at three ô clock—the Assemblé at half past four—and the march will commence precisely at five. the Quartermaster General will furnish the order of march and route.

After Orders

Colonel Gansevoort is appointed officer of the day for this day vice Colonel Johnston indisposed.

The march of the Army is postponed ’till eight o clock tomorrow morning—the same intervals are to be observed in beating the General and Assemblé previous to the march as directed in the first order of this day.

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