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From George Washington to Lafayette, 26 June 1778

To Lafayette

Letter not found: to Lafayette, 26 June 1778. GW apparently wrote four letters to Lafayette on this date. The first, written in the morning; the second, written around 6:30 p.m., has not been found. In his third letter to Lafayette of this date, docketed 8:30 p.m., GW refers to “my Letter written about two Hours ago,” ordering Lafayette to march on Englishtown.

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