George Washington Papers

General Orders, 19 October 1780

Head Quarters Totowa Thursday October 19th 1780

Parole Persia,
Countersigns J: T.
Watchword Peep

For the Day Tomorrow

Brigadier General Glover,

Colonel Tupper,

Lieutenant Colonel Sill,

Major Tudor,

Brigade Major Ashley

Twelve waggoners to be drafted from the line and sent to the orderly office this afternoon, four ô clock.

The Honorable the Congress have been pleased to make the following promotions and Appointments

Brigadier General Smallwood to the rank of Major
Colonel Daniel Morgan to the rank of Brigadier General
Mr Abraham Skinner Commissary General of Prisoners
Doctor William Shippen junr Director General
" John Cochran Chief Physician and Surgeon
of the army
Chief Hospital Physicians
Doctor James Craik
" Malachi Treat
" Charles McKnight
Thomas Bond junr Purveyor
Isaac Ledyard Assistant Purveyor
Doctor Andrew Craig Apothecary
" William Johannot Assistant Apothecary
Hospital Physicans and Surgeons
Doctors James Tilton
Samuel Adams
David Townsend
Henry Latimer
Francis Hagan
Philip Turner
William Burnet
John Warren
Moses Scott
David Jackson
Bodo Otto
Moses Bloomfield
William Eustis
George Draper
Barnabas Binney

The Honorable the Congress have been pleased in just Abhorrence of the perfidy of his conduct to pass the following Act

In Congress October 4th 1780

Resolved, That the Board of War be and hereby are directed to erase from the Register of the Names of the Officers of the army of the United States the name of Benedict Arnold.

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