Alexander Hamilton Papers

To Alexander Hamilton from Chevalier de la Neuville, 17 February 1779

From Chevalier de la Neuville1

[February 17, 1779. On March 11, 1779, Hamilton wrote to La Neuville: “I have received the honor of your letter of the 17th of february.” Letter not found.]

1Louis-Pierre Penot Lombard, Chevalier de la Neuville, was a major in the French army who became inspector general of the Northern Department in May, 1778. On October 14, 1778, he was granted a brevet commission of brigadier to be dated August 14, 1778.

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