Alexander Hamilton Papers

George Washington to Major Joseph Prowell, 9 April 1779

George Washington to Major Joseph Prowell1

Middlebrook [New Jersey] April 9, 1779. Orders the “late” Colonel John Patton’s regiment to Wyoming, Pennsylvania, to be incorporated with the “late” Colonel Thomas Hartley’s regiment and places both regiments under command of Brigadier General Edward Hand.

Df, in writing of H, George Washington Papers, Library of Congress.

1Prowell was a major of the Eleventh Pennsylvania Regiment.

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