George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Benedict Arnold, 16 September 1780

Head Quarters Robinson’s House Septr 16. 1780

Dear Sir

Last Evening I was honored with Your Excellencys Favor of the 14th.

I have given Orders for the Guard request, As also to the Quarter Master to furnish Forage at Mr Birdsall’s for the number of Horses mentioned in your Excellency’s Letter.

My Answers to the Questions proposed by Your Excellency to the Council of War, I will do myself the Honor to deliver in Person. I am with sentiments of the most professed respect & Esteem Your Excellency’s Most Obedt Servt

B. Arnold

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