James Madison Papers

To James Madison from Reuben Humphreys, 10 September 1815

Washington City September 10th. 1815


I beg leave to inform that I wish a continuance in Service haveing selected Arms for a profession and believing my pretentions as great as Many who are Retained I am prompted to solicit your favor by giving Me a place in the Army a favor I shall feel greatfull for

I have the honor to be Verry Respectfully, Sir Your Most Obt. Sevt.

Reuben Humphreys
Lieut late 13th. Infty.

DNA: RG 94--Letters Received by the Office of the Adjutant General.

Index Entries