George Washington to Comte de Rochambeau
New Windsor [New York] February 27, 1781. Is happy to hear of success in Chesapeake Bay and that the Chevalier Destouches is planning to send a “second detachment for an ulterior cooperation.” Describes British and American moves in South. Will visit Rhode Island at earliest possible time. Sends news of a British embarkation from New York to Virginia.
Df, in writing of H, George Washington Papers, Library of Congress.