George Washington Papers

From George Washington to Virginia Officer Commanding at Charlottesville, 31 January 1781

New Windsor Jany 31st 1781


You will permit the Gentlemen named in the within list to proceed to Elizabeth Town, by a route, which you shall prescribe them, not passing through any post of ours or through Philadelphia, when arrived at Elizabeth Town they are to report themselves to our Commissary of Prisoners there, who will pass them to New York to be exchanged. I am Sir Your most Obedient & humble servant

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