Reading May 28th 1782.
I have the Honour to present to His Excellency The Commander in Chief, That I have been very Successfull in recruiting my Corps, which is at present compleat with Men & Horses.
But have not yet been supplied with pistols, Cloaks, Boots & Spurs.
Lieutt Mytinger coming up to relieve Lieutt Strubing will inform your Excellency in what Order the Troops Stands at present—I would have sent on a Detachment to reinforce that what is there, But as I had not received any particular Orders for the same; Have therefore thought proper to wait for His Excellency’s Orders. I have the Honour to be Your Excellency Most Humble & most Obedt Servt
Barthw von Heer Capt. of L. Dn
DLC: Papers of George Washington.