West Point June 4th 1781
Lieut. Annable of the 3d Massachusetts Regt waits on your Excellency for a Discharge from Service—By his very pressing Request, I have been induced to give my Approbation. I am your Excellencys most Obedt Servt
William Hull Lt Colo. 3d M. Regt
DNA: RG 93—War Department.