Alexander Hamilton Papers

George Washington to Comte de Rochambeau, 27 February 1781

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.

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