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To Thomas Jefferson from Henry Dearborn, 6 January 1809

War Department
January 6th. 1809

Sir

I have the honor of proposing for your approbation, John Smith of South Carolina, to be appointed Lieut Colonel in the third Regiment of Infantry in the service of the United States

Accept Sir assurances of my high respect & consideration

H Dearborn

DNA: RG 46—Records of the U.S. Senate.

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