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To James Madison from William Eustis, 24 February 1812 (Abstract)

§ From William Eustis

24 February 1812, War Department. Lists proposed appointments in the troops to be raised under the 11 Jan. 1812 act to raise an additional military force.1

RC (DNA: RG 46, Executive Proceedings, 12B-A1); letterbook copy (DNA: RG 107, LSP). RC 25 pp. Forwarded by JM to the Senate in a message of 25 Feb. 1812 (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 , 2:212–20).

1Eustis listed officer appointments from the states of Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Jersey, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee, and Ohio. The ranks of the appointees ranged from colonel to ensign.

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