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To Thomas Jefferson from the Board of War, 8 November 1779

From the Board of War

War Office Wmsburg Novr. 8th. 1779.

Lieut. Colo. Muter of the Artillery Colo. State Garrison Regiment.
Major Matthews Lt. Colo. Artillery
Captain Edmunds Major Artillery

The Board having not in possession a Regular and proper Roster of the State Artillery, cannot certify precisely how far the chain of preferment occasioned by Colonel Muters removal may extend. We have specified the field promotions, and will notify those of a more subordinate nature as soon as we are acquainted therewith.

jas. innes
wm. nelson
saml. griffin
james barron

In Council Nov. 8th. 1779. Approved. Th: Jefferson

Tr in Board of War Letter Book (MiU-C).

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