George Washington Papers

General Orders, 17 June 1781

New Windsor Sunday June 17th 1781


A Detachment to be immediately drawn out from the different Brigades for the Garrison of WestPoint. The Noncommissioned officers and privates to be composed of such as are the weakest and least fit for field duty.

A Serjeant Corporal and eight men to be sent to Warwick on the road to Sussex Court House tomorrow for the Protection of the Commissaries stores there. The Serjeant when he arrives will take his orders from the Keeper of the Magazin_and continue on that duty untill relieved, or dismissed by the Keeper of the Magazine.

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