James Madison Papers

To James Madison from William Jones, 30 November 1814 (Abstract)

From William Jones, 30 November 1814 (Abstract)

§ From William Jones. 30 November 1814, Navy Department. “The promotion of the within names, is required to fill existing Vacancies in the marine Corps.”

Letterbook copy and letterbook copy of enclosure (DNA: RG 45, LSP). The enclosed list (1 p.; printed in 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 2:588) nominated first lieutenants Henry Breckenridge, William Hall, and Francis W. Sterne to be captains in the Marine Corps.

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