Philadelphia, 10th Novr 1782
I have this Moment received your Excellency’s Letter of the first Instant. The Regiment under my Command is now on its march from Reading to Morris Town, where I expect to meet it on or about the 14th Current. As soon as I come up with the Troops shall have the Honour to forward a Return of the Regiment, and wait your Excellency’s further Orders. I have the Honour to be, Your Excellency’s Most obedient and Most devoted humble Servt
P.S. We have marched near five Hundred Men.
DLC: Papers of George Washington.