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To James Madison from John Armstrong, 26 June 1813 (Abstract)

§ From John Armstrong

26 June 1813, War Department. “I have the honor respectfully to propose for your approbation the following promotions and appointments in the Army of the United States.”1

Letterbook copy and letterbook copy of enclosure (DNA: RG 107, LSP). Letterbook copy 1 p. For original enclosure, see n. 1.

1Armstrong enclosed a four-page list of eighty-three appointments and thirty promotions in the artillery, infantry, and general staff of the U.S. Army, which JM submitted to the Senate in a message dated 26 June 1813 (DNA: RG 46, Executive Proceedings, Nominations, 13B-A1; printed in Senate Exec. Proceedings description begins Journal of the Executive Proceedings of the Senate of the United States of America (3 vols.; Washington, 1828). description ends , 2:376).

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