George Washington Papers

To George Washington from John Hollinshead, 1 March 1782

Elizabt. Town March 1st 1782


Finding my longer continuance in the service disadvantageous to my private affairs and having for some time since had a very serious intention of leaving it. I am in duty to request Your Excellency would be pleased to accept this my resignation.

Jno. Hollinshead Major

2d Jersey Regiment

DNA: RG 93—War Department.

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