George Washington Papers

General Orders, 1 December 1782

Head Quarters Newburgh Sunday Decr 1st 1782

Parole Torrington
Countersigns Underwood,
For the day tomorrow Colonel Greaton, Majr Fish.
For duty tomorrow 3d Massachusetts regiment.

Brigadier General Patterson is appointed to the command of the first Massachusetts brigade, the other brigades in that line are to be commanded by the senior Colonel in each.

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