George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Benjamin Lincoln, 4 September 1781

Redley three miles from Chester 4 Sepr 5 oClock morning 81

My Dr General

The troops are now under arms and are just leaving their ground. we Shall encamp to night a mile or two on the other side Willmington—I do not observe any discontent among the troops—A little money however would make us good natured. I have the honor to be my Dr Sir with sentiments of esteem your most huml. Servt

B. Lincoln

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