James Madison Papers

To James Madison from William Eustis, 30 June 1812 (Abstract)

§ From William Eustis

30 June 1812, War Department. Lists proposed promotions in the U.S. Army for JM’s approval.

RC (DNA: RG 46, Executive Proceedings, 12B-A1). 2 pp. JM forwarded the RC, listing promotions in the peace establishment (corps of engineers) and the Second, Third, Fifth, and Sixth Infantry Regiments, in a message to the Senate of 30 June 1812 (Senate Exec. Proceedings description begins Journal of the Executive Proceedings of the Senate of the United States of America (3 vols.; Washington, 1828). description ends , 2:280–81).

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