Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Henry Dearborn, 13 February 1809

War Department
February 13th. 1809


I have the honor of proposing for your approbation the following appointments in the First Legion of the Militia of the District of Columbia viz.

Joseph Cassin to be appointed Captain of Light Infantry

McCauley Haynes to be appointed Lieutenant ditto

William Dyson to be appointed Ensign    ditto

Accept, Sir, assurances of my high respect & consideration.

H Dearborn

PHi: Daniel Parker Papers.

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