George Washington Papers

From George Washington to John Gooch, 23 October 1780

Head Quarters Prekaness 23d Octobr 1780


In answer to yours of the 11th: I can only inform you that a Certificate is absolutely necessary from Genl Cornel, (then Coll Cornel) of the time of your appointment and of the time at which he gave you notice that the Regiment could not be compleated, is necessary to enable you to draw your pay—When you have obtained that and produce Vouchers of your having drawn no pay during the time, I will issue a Warrant for the Amount. I am Sir Yr most obt Servt

G: W——n

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