From the Board of War
War Office Wmsburg Novr. 4th. 1779
Some men having arrived in Town who were enlisted under the Act for raising soldiers sailors and marines, The Board of War recommend to the Executive to Order the sailors on board of some of the armed vessells of this state, and the soldiers and marines to join the state Garrison Regiment which is very weak.
Tr in Board of War Letter Book (MiU-C).