George Washington Papers

From David Cobb to George Reid, 12 July 1782

Head Quarters Newburgh July 12 1782


Since his Excellency wrote to You on the 10th he has learned from the Commandant of Artillery, that there are a number of damaged Cartridges Boxes in the Store at Fish kill; an Order is given to deliver 400 of them for the use of Col. Willets command; they will be forwarded by the D.Q.M. as soon as may be; and addressed to your care.

The Commander in Chief having this day set out for Philadelphia, I give you this information that your arrangements may be made accordingly. I have the honor to be Sir Your Most Obedt Servt

D. Cobb

Aid de Camp

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