George Washington Papers

From George Washington to Jonathan Arnold, 5 March 1783

Head Quarters Newburgh 5th March 1783


I have to acknowledge the receipt of your Letter of the 11th february.

The detail I gave in my letter to you of the 5th february respecting the transmission of Captain Maccombers Report was not occasioned by any thing contained in your Letter of 28 Jany but only from a Wish that my proceedings in the matter might be perfectly understood by you.

I now inclose you Copy of the Answers of Cap. Macomber to the interrogatories you was pleased to put to him thro me. I have the honor to be Sir Your very Obed. Servt

Go: Washington


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